Akin Gump Scores High in 2015 Half-Year League Tables for M&A and Securities Work

(New York) – The first half of 2015 was a strong one for Akin Gump in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and securities work, as determined by several reporting agencies.

According to Thomson Reuters, Akin Gump was among the top 15 law firms for M&A work in the Middle East and North Africa, based on deal value and volume.

The firm was also among the top 10 firms in two other M&A categories:

  • Deals by value, U.S. mid-market (Bloomberg)
  • Deals by value, Russia (Mergermarket)

Additionally, Bloomberg ranked the firm among the top 15 law firms for securities work in both deals by value and volume, U.S., while Thomson Reuters ranked the firm among the top 15 in deals by volume, U.S.

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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