Fenwick & West Ranks One of the Top 20 U.S. M&A Legal Advisors by Mergermarket

January 30, 2009 (Mountain View, CA) – Mergermarket has just released the Global M&A Round-up for 2008, and Fenwick & West's M&A group is pleased to announce the firm's listing on the top 20 Legal Advisors to U.S. Mid-Market M&A, based upon deal volume. Fenwick is also recognized in the top 15 Legal Advisors to Western U.S. M&A deals across all industries, based upon deal volume.

Mergermarket is a provider of mergers and acquisitions intelligence covering the European, American, Middle-Eastern, African and Asian-Pacific markets. The Global Round-up reflects deals announced throughout the calendar year with a transactional value of over USD 5M. Legal advisors, advising either target, bidder or seller companies, are ranked both by deal value and deal volume.

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About Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West provides comprehensive legal services to technology and life sciences clients of national and international prominence. The firm is ranked by KPMG and AlwaysOn as one of the top 3 corporate law firms for technology companies and by Corporate Board Member as one of the top five corporate law firms in northern California for publicly traded companies.