Merger discussions between Wolf Block and Akerman Senterfitt have ended, marking the second time in two years Wolf Block has unsuccessfully attempted a merger with a larger firm. Talks had been on the rocks for a few months, and the firms came out with a rare statement a few weeks ago that a conflict was holding up the deal, which is what they said ultimately killed it.
Wolf-Akerman Talks End, Leadership Cites Conflicts in Bad Economy
The Legal Intelligencer
September 4, 2008