Squire Sanders in merger talks with Patton Boggs
Squire Sanders is in merger talks with Washington lobbying specialist firm Patton Boggs. These talks follow the failure of merger negotiations between Patton Boggs and Texas-based firm Locke Lord in December 2013.
Squire Sanders is by far the larger firm, with 1,300 lawyer s in 39 offices worldwide. Patton Boggs has around 400 lawyers.
Patton Boggs has been dealing with dropping revenue - which came in at $218 million in 2013, down 14 percent from $278 million the previous year.