Paul, Weiss Honored With Six Canadian Dealmakers Awards

Paul, Weiss has been recognized with six 2014 Canadian Dealmakers Awards, in more categories than any other law firm, Canadian or U.S.
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WME IMG to Acquire Professional Bull Riders Inc.

NEWS | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Media & Entertainment | IP Transactions | Tax | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Real Estate | Environmental

As reported on ESPN and in VarietyThe Hollywood ReporterBloomberg and other publications, Paul, Weiss client WME IMG announced that it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire Professional Bull Riders, Inc., the world's premier…» more

Ariel Deckelbaum and Chuck Googe Featured in Variety’s Legal Impact Report

AWARD | Media & Entertainment | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Entertainment | Ariel J. Deckelbaum | Charles H. Googe Jr.

Corporate partner Ariel Deckelbaum and entertainment partner Chuck Googe were featured in Variety's 2015 Legal Impact Report,which spotlights the top lawyers in the entertainment industry.» more

Melohn Acquires Leased Fee Interest in Lower Manhattan Office Tower

NEWS | Corporate | Real Estate | Environmental

Paul, Weiss client Melohn Properties acquired a leased fee interest in 32 Old Slip, a 1.2 million square foot Class A office tower in lower Manhattan, in a transaction valued…» more

M&A at a Glance (April 2015)

PUBLICATION | Mergers & Acquisitions | Ariel J. Deckelbaum | Frances Mi | Joseph Friedman | Yashreeka Z. Huq | David C. Rothman | Samuel J. Welt | Ryan D. Blicher | Alison E. Gurr

The global and U.S. M&A markets showed renewed growth in March 2015, in both overall deal volume and number of deals, owing largely to sponsor-related transactions.  After three months of…» more

Client Alert: U.S. Supreme Court Limits Investor Suits for Misleading Statements of Opinion

PUBLICATION | Litigation | Securities Litigation | Charles E. Davidow | Andrew J. Ehrlich | Brad S. Karp | Daniel J. Kramer | William B. Michael | Richard A. Rosen | Audra J. Soloway | Alexandra M. Walsh | Brette Tannenbaum

The United States Supreme Court issued a decision yesterday that resolves a split in the federal courts of appeals regarding when statements of opinion may give rise to liability under…» more

Baytex Energy Closes Cdn$632.5 Million Public Offering

NEWS | Corporate | Capital Markets & Securities | Tax | Environmental | Canada

Paul, Weiss client Baytex Energy Corp., a dividend-paying oil and gas corporation based in Calgary, Alberta, completed a public offering in Canada and the United States of 36.5 million common…» more

Justin Hamill Named to Crain’s “40 Under 40”

AWARD | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Justin G. Hamill

Crain's New York Business named corporate partner Justin Hamill to its annual "40 Under 40" list, which recognizes 40 individuals who have achieved success in business before turning 40 years…» more

Paul, Weiss Among Am Law 100 Firms Forming Cybersecurity Alliance

NEWS | Corporate | Litigation | Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization | Real Estate | Tax | Personal Representation | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Entertainment

As reported in The American Lawyer, Paul, Weiss is forming an alliance with at least five other Am Law 100 firms that will enable sharing of intelligence about cyber threats and vulnerability. » more

Leading Federal Prosecutor Joins Paul, Weiss

PUBLICATION | Litigation | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Richard C. Tarlowe

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP announced today that Richard C. Tarlowe, Chief of the Complex Frauds and Cybercrime Unit of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District…» more

Omnicare: Limits on Investor Suits for Statements of Opinion

In this video, litigation partner Bill Michael discusses implications of the United States Supreme Court ruling in Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers' District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund.



Ted Wells Featured on the Cover of Savoy Magazine

AWARD | Litigation | Theodore V. Wells Jr.

Savoy magazine's spring 2015 issue features a cover story on litigation partner Ted Wells in conjunction with its "Most Influential Black Lawyers" list. The annual listing recognizes the "best of the best" black lawyers in top law firms and corporate counsel from Fortune 1000 companies.


The Road to Independence

VIDEO | Pro Bono | Litigation | Andrew G. Gordon

This video examines how Paul, Weiss and its client, Disability Advocates Inc. (now known as Disability Rights New York), helped adults with mental disabilities build new lives by securing a landmark settlement with the state of New York.


Women's Initiatives and Work-Life Balance

Nearly half of our lawyers are women and, since 1996, 30% of our partner promotions have been women (50% in the Litigation Department). Women comprise over 20% of the firm's partnership and women chair numerous firm committees.

"I am a mother to two young children and was elected to partnership while on an alternative work schedule. But it doesn't have to be about raising children. It's a personal decision, and Paul, Weiss recognizes this. Each alternative schedule is as unique as the participating attorney. Paul, Weiss supports its attorneys in their endeavor for excellence in their professional lives and for fulfillment in their personal lives."

Liza Velazquez, Partner, Litigation


Explore the Paul, Weiss Corporate Department

VIDEO | Corporate

In this video, Paul, Weiss partners and associates describe the work and culture of the corporate department, and focus on the education and experience new associates can expect.

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