Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Simpson Thacher's office in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo: Simpson Thacher)
Shearman & Sterling and Davis Polk lead completed M&As in the first quarter this year.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Simpson Thacher became the top foreign legal advisor on announced mergers and acquisitions in Latin America during the first quarter this year, according to Thomson Reuters data for the top 25 legal M&A advisors based on announced deals.
Cleary Gottlieb ranked close behind on the list, which was topped by Brazilian firms.
Meanwhile, Shearman& Sterling and Davis Polk lead completed M&As in the first quarter this year.
Keywords: Bracewell & Giuliani; Cleary Gottlieb; Debevoise & Plimpton; Jones Day; Latham & Watkins; Morrison & Foerster; Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; Skadden; Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Stikeman Elliott; Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; White & Case
Brazil M&As Jump 178%