Peter Atkins on the Evolution of M&A, in an Interview With Allison Schneirov (Audio)

Skadden Insights – April 2022

Peter A. Atkins Allison R. Schneirov

During Peter Atkins’ 54 years at Skadden, he emerged as a leader in the development of M&A as a legal specialty and was a major contributor to Skadden’s expansion into the global institution it is today. On the occasion of his transition from partner to of counsel at the end of 2021, Mr. Atkins spoke with New York M&A/corporate leader Allison Schneirov about the forces driving M&A historically and today, and practical guides for effective dealmaking that have served him well. For more on Mr. Atkins’ thoughts on his tenure and Skadden culture, see his note to colleagues.

This audio interview is provided by Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and its affiliates for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended and should not be construed as legal advice. This audio interview is considered advertising under applicable state laws.