Skadden Tops 2006 Legal Advisor Rankings

According to Bloomberg's 2006 Legal Advisor League Tables (January 2, 2007), Skadden ranked:

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • First by volume in announced global deals.  The firm worked on six of the top 10 global announced deals.

  • First by volume of U.S. announced deals.

Corporate Finance

  • First by volume and deal count when representing issuers of U.S. high-yield offerings.

  • Second by volume when representing issuers of U.S. equity offerings.

Thomson Financial's 2006 Legal Advisors M&A Review (January 3, 2007), ranked Skadden first by value for worldwide and U.S. announced deals.