Mergers & Acquisitions
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Our M&A lawyers are among the most experienced and effective in the world. We represent many of the world's largest publicly traded and privately held companies, as well as leading private equity firms, financial advisors and other financial institutions and investors on their most important mergers, acquisitions and takeover transactions.
Laura Turano Named Among “Top Women in Dealmaking” by The Deal
- May 10, 2022
Corporate partner Laura Turano was featured in a Q&A as one of the The Deal’s “Top Women in Dealmaking.” The annual recognition honors women attorneys who have made significant contributions to M&A, private equity, restructuring and activism over the past year. In a Q&A published on May 10, Laura discussed some of her most interesting and impactful deals, including for Baker Hughes in its $38 billion merger with Halliburton, and its recent complicated joint venture with Akastor, and Carrier Global in the sale of its UK-based Chubb fire and security business. An important ingredient to being a successful dealmaker and good mentor to others, she noted, is an ability to have empathy.
“Great preparation is also the best way for any young lawyer to overcome a lack of experience. If you’ve really done your homework, the client will trust you and rely on you, regardless of your age or seniority level,” says Laura.