Dewey Ballantine and LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae announced Wednesday that their partners have formally approved the combination of the two firms into Dewey & LeBoeuf, effective Monday. With 1,300 lawyers in 12 countries, the combination is the largest ever between two New York-based firms, both of which have taken active measures in recent years to bolster their competitive position in a crowded marketplace.
Partners Approve Merger Between Dewey and LeBoeuf
New York Law Journal
September 27, 2007