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.
Scott Barshay Handled Most M&A Deals by Value in 2021, MergerLinks Reports
- February 17, 2022
UK-based financial data company MergerLinks ranked corporate partner Scott Barshay as the highest-ranked M&A lawyer in North America in 2021 by value of announced deals. MergerLinks noted that Scott worked on 13 deals valued at roughly $100 billion. Among Scott’s major deals last year were General Electric in the more than $30 billion combination of its jet leasing unit, GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), with AerCap Holdings; Nuance Communications in its $19.7 billion sale to Microsoft Corp.; Merck & Co. in its $11.5 billion acquisition of Acceleron Pharma; and Qualcomm Inc. in its $4.5 billion acquisition, alongside SSW Partners, of Veoneer, Inc.