It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. In a world where the only thing that doesn't change is change itself, opportunities and risks are too obvious to ignore, and the legal market is no exception. As a nearly $300 billion industry and one of the most profitable in the world, the U.S. legal industry is under fundamental transformation. Whether in-house counsel or law firms, only those with far-ranging sights, clear thoughts and quick action can survive and thrive.

USA: Global Powerhouse

It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. In a world where the only thing that doesn't change is change itself, opportunities and risks are too obvious to ignore, and the legal market is no exception. As a nearly $300 billion industry and one of the most profitable in the world, the U.S. legal industry is under fundamental transformation. Whether in-house counsel or law firms, only those with far-ranging sights, clear thoughts and quick action can survive and thrive.

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The 47th congregation of the IP Owners’ Association features a stellar line-up

The IPO Annual Meeting: An IP event not to miss

The 47th congregation of the IP Owners’ Association features a stellar line-up

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McDermott hires from MoFo and Kirkland

McDermott Will & Emery snags two New York dealmakers

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Leaders League catches up with Edward Lee, a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Lee has been instrumental in several of the US’s largest deals of 2019, not least Bristol-Myers Squibb's purchase of Celgene and United Technologies's acquisition of Raytheon (around $90bn each). We discuss deal strategies, shareholder activism and what makes Wachtell different.

Interview With Star Dealmaker Edward Lee

Leaders League catches up with Edward Lee, a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Lee has been instrumental in several of the US’s largest deals of 2019, not least Bristol-Myers Squibb's purchase of Celgene and United Technologies's acquisi...