The Dentons name originally belonged to Denton Hall, an energy and media specialist which in 2000 merged with the rather more staid and conservative banking firm Wilde Sapte. Denton Hall had previously been involved in failed tripartite talks with Cameron Markby Hewitt and McKenna & Co, and then Theodore Goddard and Richards Butler, but the union […]

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Dentons’ leaders on merger mania: “We want to have our arms around the globe”

This week the Dentons and McKenna Long & Aldridge merger officially completed, cementing Dentons’ standing as the biggest law firm in the world. CEO Elliott Portnoy and chairman Joe Andrew tell The Lawyer about future merger plans and why their strategy will cement Dentons’ future in the legal world. It’s been a hefty first half […]

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