Bigger is better as top law firms strengthen buyout connections | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Bigger is better as top law firms strengthen buyout connections

Financial News reports that "…big international law firms are now the principal advisers to the private equity industry." White & Case was ranked among the top five legal advisers to European buyouts by value during 2014, according to Mergermarket. London-based partner Richard Youle, EMEA private equity co-head, told Financial News that broad practice area capabilities are essential to success and that the Firm's global footprint was also an important factor: "We have the US practice but we also have a uniquely strong European network." Click here to read the full story (login required).