The law firm merger market didn’t rebound in the third quarter of 2009, but it did show some signs of life after a sluggish second quarter.

Thirteen U.S. firms (pdf) announced mergers between the start of July and the end of September, according to Altman Weil‘s latest MergerLine report. That’s up from just seven announcements in the second quarter, but down from the 25 mergers announced in the first quarter of the year.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]