The London Corporate/M&A section ranks the top firms and lawyers advising on both public and private company transactions. The rankings are organised into three separate tables for firms by deal value: High-end Capability, Mid-Market and Lower Mid-Market.
The Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market table ranks the top-rated firms frequently handling deals ranging from £100 million - £499 million. Relevant work for this section includes company and share acquisitions and dispositions, the negotiation of operating and partnership agreements, securities and governance matters, entity formation and capitalisations.
A number of high profile domestic and international firms are ranked in this table. The firms with band 1 practices are DLA Piper LLP, Macfarlanes LLP and Travers Smith LLP.