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Why it took $642m in fees to dismantle Lehman

Feb 22, 2010 Lehman’s bankruptcy is believed to be the largest in US history. A new regulatory filing revealed that various consulting and legal firms and other lucky advisors that became part of the process which dismantled…

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Shearman, Baker, Weil advise on $2.8bn chicken deal

Sep 17, 2009 Shearman & Sterling and Baker & McKenzie took lead roles in the acquisition of a majority stake in the bankrupt Kentucky Fried Chicken supplier Pilgrim's Pride by Brazilian beef company JBS. Weil, Gotshal & Manges is…

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Weil Gotshal's Lehman bankruptcy fees exceed $100m

Aug 19, 2009 Weil Gotshal & Manges is set to pass the $100m mark in total billings on the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, reports legalweek. Weil Gotshal's first request for $55m for the period of September 2008 to January 2009 has…

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