Akin Gump Among Top Firms in 2017 First Half League Tables

(New York) – Akin Gump is pleased to announce it has been recognized as one of the top law firms for energy M&A work during the first half of 2017.

According to Standard & Poor’s, Akin Gump was the number four firm, based on both value and deal count. For energy deals with any Japanese involvement, Thomson Reuters ranked the firm in the number one spot by value and deal count.

Thomson Reuters also listed Akin Gump among the top 10 law firms in the area of shareholder activism work for the first half of the year. It was listed as one of the top 10 global legal advisors in the same category for all of 2016.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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