"[T]he knowledge and depth of the practice's bench for multi-faceted transactions is superb." - Legal 500
In recent years, Cadwalader has emerged as a leading mergers and acquisitions firm, with a nationally recognized team of attorneys that has been called on to handle some of the largest and most complex deals in the marketplace.
Providing assistance beginning at the earliest stages of a transaction, Cadwalader attorneys advise clients—buyers, sellers and financial advisors—in evaluating and developing alternative strategies for achieving business objectives, structuring and documenting deals, arranging financing, and obtaining regulatory approvals. We are known for our ability to structure and coordinate creative and complex transaction structures with long-term tax benefits, operating efficiencies, and enhanced rate of return and for our expertise in the areas of law that frequently affect mergers and acquisitions, such as antitrust; environmental; employee benefits; insolvency; tax; litigation; and securitization. In addition, we are proficient at coordinating and guiding other professionals, such as investment bankers, accountants, and actuaries, to complete transactions efficiently and effectively.