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Edward D Herlihy

New York, USA Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance: Mainly Regulatory , Corporate/M&A (International & Cross-Border)
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Banking & Finance: Mainly Regulatory - USA

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The "extremely skilled" Edward Herlihy continues to lead the market with his pre-eminent M&A practice, which is focused on the representation of major banks and financial institutions. One source says: "He has been the firm's premier name for 25 years and is still very strong - as he always has been." He is particularly focused on advising investment banks on proxy contests and takeover battles.
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Corporate/M&A (International & Cross-Border) - USA

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Edward Herlihy has a wealth of experience in significant corporate transactions, including pronounced expertise in those involving banks and other financial institutions. Sources consider him to be an "excellent lawyer."
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Practice focuses on some of the largest and most complex bank and financial institution mergers and acquisitions and recapitalizations throughout the United States. Ed is often called upon to represent companies involved in takeover battles and proxy contests, including investment banking firms in connection with a wide variety of financial institution matters.

Mr. Herlihy writes and lectures regularly on issues involving banking and financial matters.

Career

Co-chairman of the Executive Committee and has been a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz since 1984.

Personal

Mr. Herlihy graduated from Hobart College in 1969 (B.A.) and from George Washington University Law School in 1972 (J.D.).

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Edward D Herlihy

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