Akin Gump Grabs Top Spot among Law Firm Bankruptcy Practices in Third Quarter; Notches Top 20 M&A and Securities Rankings in Q3 League Tables

(New York) – Akin Gump is once again the number one bankruptcy law firm by volume, according to The Deal. During the third quarter, the firm’s active bankruptcy cases had total liabilities of $1,041.9 billion. In addition, Akin Gump ranked first for the top counsel to creditors, with 10 deals.

Akin Gump also achieved several top 20 results for its third quarter M&A and securities work in the league tables of various reporting agencies.

According to Thomson Reuters, in the M&A category of U.S. Target Mid-Market Rankings of deals up to $500 million, Akin Gump was ranked 14th by value of deals. The firm also made a big jump in deals by volume in the same category.

Akin Gump took the 11th spot, by volume of deals, in the category of U.S. Equity Offerings: Issuer Advisers, according to Bloomberg. The firm placed 12th in the same category by value of deals.

Bloomberg noted another top 20 ranking by volume of deals in the category of U.S. High Yield Corporate Bond: Issuer Advisers.

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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