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Abbvie (Photo: Courtesy Photo) Abbvie. (Courtesy photo)

Biopharmaceutical giant AbbVie Inc., represented by Kirkland & Ellis, has struck a $63 billion deal to acquire Irish pharmaceutical firm Allergan, with a legal team led by Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.

Jack Newsham

Jack Newsham writes about the New York legal community and the business of law, including law firm finance and management and the battle for talent. Email him at jnewsham@alm.com and find him on Twitter @thenewsham.

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