In the 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Skadden received the most top rankings among law firms.
Skadden is representing JD.com, Inc., China's largest online direct sales company, in its acquisition of a 10 percent stake in Kingdee International Software Group Company Limited, a provider of software products and cloud services.
Skadden advised Pattern Energy Group Inc. on its acquisition of two operational wind power facilities totaling 351 megawatts from Wind Capital Group, LLC and its affiliates.
Skadden is representing Endo International plc in its $8.1 billion acquisition of Par Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc. from TPG.
Skadden is representing Chinese film directors Ning Hao and Xu Zheng in their joint acquisition with a third investor of a controlling stake in Hong Kong-listed 21 Holdings Limited.
For the 15th consecutive year, Skadden has been named the top U.S. law firm in Corporate Board Member magazine's annual survey of "America's Best Corporate Law Firms" (May 2015), which asked directors of publicly traded companies what firms they would "most likely turn to for corporate legal matters of national scope."
Skadden is representing Washington, D.C.-based Danaher Corporation in its $13.8 billion acquisition of Pall Corporation, a New York-based provider of filtration, separation and purification products.
Skadden represented E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company in connection with Trian Fund Management, L.P.'s unsuccessful efforts to have four Trian nominees elected to DuPont's board.
Skadden is advising Doughty Hanson in connection with the sale of its entire stake in Eurofiber, the owner of the largest independent fiber-optic network in the Netherlands, to funds managed by Antin Infrastructure Partners for €875 million.
Skadden is advising Tempur Sealy International, Inc., the world's largest bedding provider, in leadership and board changes announced May 11 in connection with an agreement reached with H Partners Management, LLC.