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Paul Schnell

New York, USA Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
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Corporate/M&A (International & Cross-Border) - USA

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Paul Schnell is a significant presence in the New York corporate market, and maintains an exemplary reputation thanks to his track record acting on transformative deals.
"He's an extraordinary lawyer. He's very good with complicated problems, and is able to marshal the full resources of the firm domestically and internationally to give seamless advice." "What makes him so valuable is his authority and the fact that he has seen it all."
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Corporate/M&A - Latin America - International Counsel

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Paul Schnell enjoys an excellent reputation for his work in Latin America, offering distinct expertise in matters involving the Brazilian market. Commentators describe him as a "tremendous lawyer and leader," with one interviewee highlighting him as "a very good team player with great experience." He remains sought after by prestigious clients engaging in complex, multi-jurisdictional acquisitions, divestments and joint ventures.
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Corporate/M&A - USA

Foreign Expertise in Brazil

Paul Schnell is a significant presence in the New York corporate market, and maintains an exemplary reputation thanks to his track record acting on transformative deals.
"He's an extraordinary lawyer. He's very good with complicated problems, and is able to marshal the full resources of the firm domestically and internationally to give seamless advice." "What makes him so valuable is his authority and the fact that he has seen it all."
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Corporate/M&A - USA

Foreign Expertise in Latin America-wide

Paul Schnell is a significant presence in the New York corporate market, and maintains an exemplary reputation thanks to his track record acting on transformative deals.
"He's an extraordinary lawyer. He's very good with complicated problems, and is able to marshal the full resources of the firm domestically and internationally to give seamless advice." "What makes him so valuable is his authority and the fact that he has seen it all."
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Advises leading U.S., European, Latin American, Asian and Middle Eastern companies, financial firms and governments on some of their largest and most significant transactions. Practices in M‎&A/corporate, private equity, shareholder activism/antitakeover counseling, governance, SPACs, finance, restructuring. Active in virtually all industries, including healthcare (pharma, life science, services and devices), consumer, technology, financial, transportation (air, railroad, ships and automotive), industrial, energy and infrastructure. Involved each year in dozens of deals, many valued over $1 billion, and over $1 trillion in the aggregate in recent years. Numerous accolades, including "lawyer of the decade", "lawyer of the year", "thought leader" and advising on "deals of the year" and "most innovative deals". Chairs leading publication, The M&A Lawyer, and writes, speaks and teaches on numerous transactional topics.

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JD, NYU School of Law; BA, Amherst College.

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Paul Schnell

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates

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