Los Angeles Business Journal Names Frank Reddick One of Its Leaders in Law

(Los Angeles) – Akin Gump corporate partner C.N. Franklin Reddick III, who also serves as partner in charge of the firm’s Los Angeles office, has been named by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of its Leaders in Law for 2017. Mr. Reddick was selected in the corporate category.

Mr. Reddick represents strategic and financial buyers and sellers in public and private M&A transactions. He also represents issuers and institutional investors in public and private debt and equity offerings, restructurings and other financing transactions, and he advises public companies on corporate governance and other corporate matters.

Among his recent matters, Mr. Reddick led the Akin Gump team advising VCA Inc., a leading provider of pet health care services in the United States, in its acquisition by Mars, Incorporated. The deal, which closed last month, was valued at approximately $9.1 billion. (For more on the deal, please click here.)

The Leaders in Law awards recognize general counsel and private practice attorneys for the accomplishments and significant role they play in the success of a business enterprise. Criteria include responsibility, exemplary leadership as evidenced by the highest professional and ethical standards, and contributions to the Los Angeles community at large.

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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