U.S. News - Best Lawyers Names Paul, Weiss Corporate Law Firm of the Year

Paul, Weiss has been named "Law Firm of the Year" for Corporate Law in the 2016 edition of the "Best Law Firms" rankings.
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Paul, Weiss Recognized as One of HRC's "Best Places to Work"

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

For the fifth consecutive year, Paul, Weiss received a 100 percent rating on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) Corporate Equality Index Survey.» more

KPS Capital Partners to Sell Motor Coach Industries for $480 Million

NEWS | Corporate | Private Equity Transactions | Mergers & Acquisitions | Finance | IP Transactions | Tax | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Real Estate | Environmental

Paul, Weiss client KPS Capital Partners, LP announced that it had agreed through an affiliate to sell its portfolio company Motor Coach Industries International, Inc., a leading manufacturer of intercity coaches …» more

Paul, Weiss Named to National Law Journal’s Appellate Hot List

AWARD | Litigation | Financial Institutions | IP Litigation: Patent & Other Scientific | Securities Litigation | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Brad S. Karp | Mark F. Pomerantz | Nicholas P. Groombridge

Paul, Weiss was recognized in The National Law Journal's 2015 "Appellate Hot List," which recognizes firms that send lawyers into state and federal appeals courts across the country when the stakes are at their…» more

Five Paul, Weiss Partners Win Law360 MVP Awards

AWARD | Corporate | Litigation | IP Litigation: Patent & Other Scientific | Real Estate | Ariel J. Deckelbaum | Taurie M. Zeitzer | Nicholas P. Groombridge | Beth A. Wilkinson | Harris B. Freidus | Mergers & Acquisitions | Private Equity Transactions

Corporate partners Ariel Deckelbaum and Taurie Zeitzer, intellectual property partner Nicholas Groombridge, litigation partner Beth Wilkinson and real estate partner Harris Freidus all received the Law360 MVP…» more

Swiss Re Completes Debut Debt Offering

NEWS | Corporate | Capital Markets & Securities | Tax

Paul, Weiss client Swiss Re Ltd, the holding company for the Swiss Re Group, entered into a novel funding arrangement under which it has secured the right to access up to $700 million of funding at current…» more

Ericsson and Cisco Announce Network Partnership

NEWS | Communications & Technology | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | IP Transactions

As reported by The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Bloomberg and other media outlets, Paul, Weiss client Ericsson AB and Cisco Systems, Inc., two industry leaders in the development and delivery of…» more

Beth Wilkinson Named “Winning Litigator” by The National Law Journal

AWARD | Litigation | Anti-Corruption & FCPA | Financial Institutions | Internal Investigations | Product Liability | Securities Litigation | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Beth A. Wilkinson

Litigation partner Beth Wilkinson was recognized as one of The National Law Journal's "Winning Litigators" in its annual special report.» more

Vice and A+E Networks to Launch Viceland TV Channel

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

As reported in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Variety and other media outlets, Paul, Weiss client Vice Media announced a joint venture with A+E Networks that will offer a new 24-hour channel…» more

Baidu Exchanges Stake in Qunar for Stake in Ctrip

NEWS | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Asia

As reported by The Wall Street Journal and other media outlets, Paul, Weiss client Baidu exchanged its stake in Qunar, one of China's largest online travel companies, for a 25 percent stake in Ctrip, another…» more

Delaware Supreme Court Clarifies Standard of Review in Merger Related Actions

In this video interview, corporate and litigation partner Stephen Lamb, a former Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery, discusses the Delaware Supreme Court's decision in Corwin v. KKR Financial Holdings LLC.


New Beginnings: Helping Refugees Resettle

VIDEO | Pro Bono | Carl L. Reisner | Aidan Synnott

This video examines how Paul, Weiss and its client, the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) provide comprehensive legal representation to individual refugees seeking resettlement.


Jeanette Chan Wins Dealmaker of the Year at ALB Hong Kong Law Awards

AWARD | Asia | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Communications & Technology | Jeanette K. Chan

Corporate partner Jeanette Chan was named "Dealmaker of the Year" at the Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards.


Ted Wells Profiled in Law360 as 2015 Trial Ace

AWARD | Litigation | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Internal Investigations | Theodore V. Wells Jr.

Litigation partner Ted Wells has been featured in a "Trial Aces" profile in Law360. The winners of Law360's inaugural listing of top litigators were selected based on the number of high-stakes trials they have worked on, the role they played at those trials and their outcomes.


Women at Paul, Weiss

Nearly half of our lawyers are women and, since 1996, more than 30% of our partner promotions have been women (50% in the Litigation Department). Women comprise nearly 25% of the firm's partnership and women are in numerous leadership positions around the firm.

"Paul, Weiss supports its attorneys in their endeavors for excellence in their professional lives and for fulfillment in their personal lives. As co-chair of the Women's Initiatives Committee, and as someone whose career has been nurtured at Paul, Weiss from my very first days of practicing law, I am thrilled to carry out the firm's commitment to its women attorneys."

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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