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Seward & Kissel LLP

James E Abbott

New York, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments

Lawyer profile for USA 2021

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Corporate/M&A - New York

Band 5

James Abbott is routinely engaged in domestic and cross-border M&A, joint ventures and private equity deals. His client base includes entities active in the media and shipping industries.
"His experience is evidenced by his calm and solutions-driven approach to transactions. He has a great approach to explaining complex legal issues in a way that both the lawyers and business folks can understand.""He has a very strategic mindset and was a consistently strong advocate for our position."
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