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Paul Weiss wins lead role on Sumitomo-Citi deal

Jul 31, 2009 Paul Weiss, and Japanese law firms Mori Hamada & Matsumoto and Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu are advising on one of the largest Japanese M&A deals in 2009, Sumitomo Trust and Banking Co's acquisition of Citigroup's stake…

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Cravath and Mayer Brown advise on IBM, SPSS merger

Jul 29, 2009 Cravath, Swaine & Moore is advising longstanding client IBM on its acquisition of analytics software maker SPSS for $1.2 billion, with a team led by Cravath's M&A partner Scott Barshay. Mayer Brown M&A partners…

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Dewey hires star M&A team from Cooley

Jul 9, 2009 Dewey & LeBoeuf has hired three partners from Cooley Godward Kronish, including Richard Climan, one of the Silicon Valley firm’s top rainmakers and head of Cooley’s mergers practice. Richard Climan will be joining…

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