GCR 100 - 20th Edition

GCR 100 Rankings: Mergers

14 January 2020

1 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 2 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton 3 Hogan Lovells =4 Linklaters =4 Norton Rose Fulbright 6 Jones Day 7 Baker McKenzie 8 White & Case 9 Herbert Smith Freehills 10 Allen & Overy In 2019, talk of breaking up large technology companies’ previous deals joined a chorus of voices opposing consolidation in concentrated markets, a chorus that has grown louder in the past few years. Despite all of that, and a trade war between the world’s two largest economies, merger activity seems to be humming along.