Kirkland signs up Skadden M&A partner duo
Kirkland & Ellis has sealed the hire of two high-profile corporate partners from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, reports The Am Law Daily. David Fox, an M&A lawyer and reportedly one of the firm's most highly-paid partners, joined the firm more than 20 years ago, while fellow M&A partner Daniel Wolf is one of the youngest lawyers to have made partner at Skadden - he was promoted six years ago at the age of 30.Both lawyers have worked together on several deals in recent years, including BHP Billiton's $150bn (£98bn) bid for Rio Tinto.
This premium content is reserved for
Legal Week Subscribers.
A PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION PROVIDES:
- Trusted insight, news and analysis from the UK and across the globe
- Connections to senior business lawyers within the leading law firms and legal departments
- Optimized access on all of your devices: desktop, tablet and mobile
- Complete access to the site's full archive of more than 56,000 articles
Already have an account? Sign In Now