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More cause for concern for the City is that US firms lead in European issues: Sullivan, Shearman and Davis Polk are first, second and third respectively in the number of issues they have advised on in Europe (20, 19 and 18). Allen & Overy are fourth with 12 issues.
But Linklaters dominates in the Asia Pacific region with 24 issues in the region, compared with only seven issues advised on by second in the table Sullivan & Cromwell.