News US & The Americas Law firms Orrick rejoins merger club by courting Akin Gump By Margaret Taylor 29 September 2010 10:25 17 December 2015 15:57 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer mary 29 September 2010 at 11:48 Orrick in MORE merger talks? What’s wrong with these guys? They just don’t know what they want! Reply Link Anonymous 29 September 2010 at 12:44 This looks like a good meger. Both firms are increasingly sub-scale and need more resources for expansion in emerging markets. The practice fit is excellent and the cultures are very similar. Reply Link Anonymous 29 September 2010 at 13:57 If this goes ahead I’ll eat my hat Reply Link T. Rom Boner 29 September 2010 at 15:43 Boy oh boy, just when SJB look like the ugliest, snivelling wretch at the ball up steps Orrick with running mascara and a torn gown begging the last boy available to take her up to Lookout Point to make out. Ralph, have some pride man for pity’s sake. Reply Link R. Bagster 29 September 2010 at 17:23 Hi, My name’s Ralph. I’ve never met you before but I can see the synergies. Fancy coming back to my place and getting down to some serious merger action? What? You’re not interested? Reply Link fb 29 September 2010 at 20:11 Just in case this one doesn’t work… (…skull in hand) Alas, Poor Orrick We knew them, a curio a law firm of infinite hope, their flights of fancy hath borne merger-stories a thousand times and now, how abhorred in our imagination they are! Our eyes roll at it. Here hung those lips that have kissed frogs we know not how oft. Where be your strategy now? Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.