Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP


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What the team is known for

Well-respected East Coast-based practice that regularly handles high-value domestic and cross-border deals, with particular expertise in Latin America. Impressive client base includes leading clients from the pharmaceutical, beverage and retail industries. Expertise also spans proxy contests and shareholder activism. Works closely with the firm's leading antitrust, tax and employment benefits departments to provide a holistic service.


Sources say: "Cleary consistently provides useful and pragmatic advice."

Clients report: "It does high-quality work and its lawyers are very experienced and smart."

"Cleary Gottlieb is one of the best transactional law firms in the world. We have complete faith in the firm to guide and execute large and small transactions. Most importantly, we trust its counsel and guidance," report commentators.

Work highlights

Advised América Móvil on the $6.25 billion sale of its subsidiary TracFone Wireless to Verizon.

Notable practitioners

David Leinwand is a key contact.

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Corporate/M&A Department

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Department location

One Liberty Plaza

New York

New York


NY 10006

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