Sullivan tops M&A rankings for 2017 as deal flow steadies

Sullivan & Cromwell has retained its crown as the most dominant M&A adviser for 2017, while Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer was the only magic circle firm to gain a place in the global top 10.

 

Premium content

This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. Premium subscribers benefit from accessing all of our award-winning online content including interviews, commentary, analysis and         in-depth research.

View our subscription options

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

Video: How to health check the anatomy of your legal matters

By Rob MacAdam With clients expecting more efficiency, transparency and value from their lawyers, it’s time for law firms to re-engineer their legal service delivery into real competitive advantage. In this video, Rob MacAdam, Director of Legal Solutions, identifies six elements that make up the anatomy of a legal matter, and discusses what improvements can be […]

Updates on proportionality of costs in court proceedings

By Gwendoline Davies, Claire Acklam Anyone involved in the conduct of litigation will be aware that the ‘overriding objective’, at rule 1.1 (1) of the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR), requires cases to be dealt with “justly and at proportionate cost”. Unfortunately, the question of what is proportionate continues to cause confusion and dispute.  In this latest […]

Women on Boards – As they progress, businesses thrive

By Susana Almeida Lopes Women represent 50% of the working population and are as much or more educated and qualified as men are. However, the problem of gender diversity (or lack of it), especially in top positions in organisations, is a persistent societal problem, and there are (many) studies that, if concrete measures are not taken, […]

Franchise resales – should franchisors be involved?

By Emma Lusty It is a common misconception that a franchise network with a high level of resales is a bad sign. In fact, a healthy resale market is a good sign. It means that franchisees are able to build up profitable businesses which can be sold to recover a return on their initial investment and […]

New EU directive – How will it affect family-related leave in Hungary?

By Daniel Gera, Dorottya Gindl Gender equality may be a core EU principle, but it will not become a reality without effective legal action. To meet the EU objective of reaching a 75% employment rate for both men and women by 2020, the European Commission aims to change the existing legal framework. Thus, the European […]

FIRM FACTS

SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP


REVENUE

£1,006M

PARTNERS

68

OFFICES

13

VIEW MORE

CLIENTS (40)
MATTERS (482)
MANAGEMENT TEAM (30)

Recommended

Jeremy Cohen

Dentons reappoints UKME chief for another three years

Dentons has reappointed UK and Middle East chief executive officer Jeremy Cohen for a second three year term.

Cohen, who was previously the head of the firm’s London corporate practice, was first appointed in 2015 and will now be in charge of the UKME region until 2021.

Ogier Jersey and BVI teams advise on £95.5m Bristol real estate deal

Ogier has advised on the purchase of landmark office building 10 Canons Way in Bristol. Ogier advised on both the Jersey and BVI law aspects of the £95.5m purchase of the fully-let 176,611 sq ft building by South Korean investors, through its Jersey-based Jersey and BVI teams. The investors are advised by Knight Frank Investment […]

Adjudication Practice and Procedure Masterclass

This Adjudication Practice and Procedure Masterclass training seminar, which takes place on 22 January and 12 February 2018, will prepare construction professionals to meet the challenges of adjudication in Ireland, and to use adjudication to advance and protect their commercial interests. The Construction Contracts Act 2013 provides a statutory entitlement to minimum contract terms to […]

In-House & Private Practice Legal Jobs

Stay up-to-date with the latest opportunities on The Lawyer Careers. Each month, more than 8,000 legal roles are added to our site - we'll bring you the best opportunities out there.

Get Started

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here