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And these are just the big whoppers. Lower down the foodchain, Texan firm Cantey Hanger has acquired local aviation firm Smith & Moore, Florida-based Carlton Fields has merged with class-action defense boutique Jorden Burt and Florida’s Becker & Poliakoff has joined forces with Taylor & Carls. That’s a lot of love-ins for one month.
But it’s not just October that’s left US firms hankering for a partner. According to legal consultancy Altman Weil there’s been over 50 announcements of US firm mergers this year. Let’s hope the honeymoon period lasts.