Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

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Brick Court and Skadden step in for Abramovich in $1.5bn oligarch battle

Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich is facing an expedited legal battle against two other Russian oligarchs, which is set to hit English courts this year. Brick Court’s Danny Jowell, Alan Roxburgh and Richard Eschwege are representing Abramovich, instructed by Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom. The dispute is over the Chelsea owner’s intention to […]

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

New York’s Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom is a juggernaut of a firm best known for big-ticket M&A. Indeed, it broke through a significant milestone back in 2015 when it advised on more than $1trn of deals and can be found advising on the biggest takeovers and disposals around the world each year. And […]


Skadden lawyer charged with lying in FBI Russia probe

US special counsel Robert Mueller has charged Skadden, Arps, Slate Meagher & Flom associate Alex Van Der Zwaan with making false statements as part of the FBIs’ investigation into Russian collusion in the 2016 presidential election.


Skadden tops global M&A rankings as Freshfields and CC compete with US leaders

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom was involved in more M&A transactions in 2015 than any other firm, with Clifford Chance joining Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer as the only magic circle representatives in the global top 10. According to data from Thomson Reuters, Skadden advised on 279 deals worldwide last year worth $1.1tr (£744bn). Overall 2015 […]

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