Fenwick & West Ranked Top 10 U.S. M&A Advisor

April 06, 2006

April 6, 2006 (Mountain View and San Francisco, CA) – Fenwick & West ranked #10 among all M&A legal advisors in Thomson Financial's Mergers & Acquisitions Review for the First Quarter of 2006. The #10 ranking is based on the number of M&A transactions involving U.S. target companies. During the First Quarter of 2006, Fenwick & West was the legal advisor on 19 deals, with a combined value of $8.3 billion.

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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 was recently ranked by MergerMarket as the #1 U.S. Legal Advisor for Technology Industry M&A , and was ranked by Global Securities and American Lawyer among the top 25 M&A firms—across all industries—in the United States.