New York (PRWEB) March 18, 2015
The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP ranked among the top law firms representing investment banks and financial advisors in M&A transactions in 2014 according to Corporate Control Alert.
Greenberg Traurig’s M&A Practice ranked 7th among all law firms representing investment banks and financial advisors in U.S. mergers and acquisitions transactions, with 17 announced transactions, in the 2014 Banker Representations listing published by Corporate Control Alert. Firms were ranked by the total number of deals having a value of $100 million or more during the period January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014. Greenberg Traurig’s M&A practice was credited with several high-profile banker representations, including in PetSmart, Inc.’s recently completed $8.7 billion sale to a consortium led by private equity sponsor BC Partners, Inc.
David Schwartzbaum, co-chair of the firm’s M&A Steering Committee, commented, “We are thrilled to again be recognized as a top-ranked firm. This distinction demonstrates that the investment banking and financial advisory communities continue to turn to Greenberg Traurig for counsel in M&A transactions.”
Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities practice is comprised of more than 400 lawyers across more than 30 offices. The group provides advice and services to public and privately held companies and entrepreneurs throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. The team brings together the strategic business, legal, and market experience needed to manage and close the most complex transactions in addition to providing practical counsel on day-to-day operations.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with more than 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.