For the second consecutive year, Sullivan & Cromwell led all law firm advisers in announced global and U.S. M&A deals. The Firm advised on announced deals totaling $516.6 billion worldwide in 2022, representing a 14 percent market share, according to Refinitiv. The firm also led all law firms in completed deals, advising on deals totaling $698.2 billion worldwide.
S&C also ranked first in the following categories, according to Refinitiv:
“We are grateful for the opportunity to work alongside our clients on these transformative deals,” said Melissa Sawyer, the Global Head of S&C’s M&A practice. “Despite a drop in dealmaking from the record levels of 2021, we continued to help our clients negotiate and execute complex deals in challenging conditions. Our multi-disciplinary teams—including lawyers in our Antitrust, Executive Compensation, Financing, Intellectual Property and Tax practices—enabled clients to address the full range of issues that can arise.”
Listen to Senior M&A Partner Frank Aquila and Global Head of M&A Melissa Sawyer discuss major takeaways from M&A in 2022 and potential developments for 2023.
Learn more about S&C’s M&A practice and subscribe to our insights.
Subscribe to stay current on S&C Insights.
Sending an e-mail through this web site does not create an attorney-client relationship. You should not send us any information through this web site that you would want treated confidentially.