For the fourth consecutive year, Skadden took the top spot in a report that identifies law firms with the strongest brands.
Skadden is representing Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. in the sale of its 20 percent equity interest in the management companies of the D. E. Shaw group to an entity managed by Hillspire, LLC.
Skadden is representing the Permira funds in Nomad Holdings Limited's €2.6 billion acquisition of Iglo Foods Holdings Limited from a company backed by the Permira funds.
Skadden was awarded "Loan Deal of the Year" at the annual International Financial Law Review European Awards, on April 16.
Skadden is representing Nokia Corporation in its combination with Alcatel-Lucent.
Skadden was one of only five firms selected as a 2015 "Employer of Choice" for Hong Kong by Asian Legal Business (April 2015).
Skadden clients Conseco Life Insurance Company and CNO Financial Group, Inc. secured the dismissal with prejudice of a putative class action complaint brought by two former Conseco Life policyholders.
Skadden is advising Builders FirstSource, Inc. on its $1.63 billion acquisition of ProBuild Holdings LLC.
Skadden, Arps announced today that Eytan J. Fisch, assistant director for policy at the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), is joining the firm’s Financial Institutions Regulation and Enforcement Group.
Skadden is representing Citibank, N.A. in connection with the sale of its U.S. long funds transfer agency business to an affiliate of SunGard Data Systems Inc.