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A Trans Atlantic Merger Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP of the U.S. has decided to merge with Denton Wilde Sapte LLP. Both firms are in the law services industry and are recognized as leaders in their fields. “This combination is motivated by one simple reason: to better serve and meet the needs of our clients, which are increasingly operating across multiple borders and to do so with a premium on quality” says their new site. (SNR Denton) The merger is complete and will become effective on the September 30, 2010. Overall I feel this merger was a great idea and looks to benefit all parties involved! Denton Wilde Sapte LLP is head-quartered in the City of London and also has offices across the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal has offices in North America and Western Europe and are head-quartered in New York. Both firms will definitely benefit with the added supplemental resources, personnel, and room for growth from the merger with. The firms have agreed to name the new firm SNR Denton. “SNR Denton will be the combination of two great firms focused on quality”, says the SNR Denton news release on its new site! (SNR Denton) With the horizontal merger, SNR Denton will have over 1400 lawyers and other professionals working collectively to meet the needs of their customers! The new firm will have offices in 18 countries throughout 4 continents! The merger of the firms will put them on the top-25-list of the largest legal services provider (by size) in the world. The new partnership will allow clients in emerging economies the same capabilities that would be offered to other economies around the world. The new firm plan to practice in a total of eight different sectors of the industry such as: financial institutions and funds; energy, transport, and infrastructure; insurance; real estate; telecommunications; health/life
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