News About Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

US firms push profits by reducing headcounts

May 2, 2011 Profits per partner rose by 8.4 percent last year, after a flat 2009 and a 4.3 per cent drop in 2008. But while this growth in profits can be partially explained by economic recovery, much of it was attributable to…

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What can we learn from this year's promotions?

Dec 17, 2010 This article takes a closer look at some of the decisions being made in this year’s partnership promotions round, asking what those decisions indicate about the current state of the firm, its prospects for the future…

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Wachtell, Baker Botts on $11 Billion Oil Deal

Feb 23, 2010 On Sunday, international oil services company Schlumberger LTD., announced plans to merge with Houston-based Smith International--a supplier of oil exploration and production equipment. If approved, the $11 billion…

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