Goldman Sachs builds its legal defence team

The AM Law Daily has described Goldman Sachs’ legal defence team as both a ‘dream team’ and a ‘murderers row’, and has advanced the opinion that Goldman’s legal bill will be well in excess of $100 million. Goldman is reportedly looking to supplement the team and is negotiating with lawyers from Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison. Below is the list of legal and consulting advisors. Check out the full report for more insight and baseball metaphors. 1. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom's Greg Craig 2. Sullivan & Cromwell's Rich Klapper 3. O'Melveny & Myers's Lee Blalack 4. Paul Weiss's Ted Wells 5. Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's Mike Bopp 6. Goldman Sach's Greg Palm 7. Counsel Mark Fabiani 8. Lawyer and lobbyist Stephen Labaton

Goldman Sachs builds its legal defence team Wed, May 5, 2010