Americas

Author: | Published: 1 Apr 2007

The Americas law firm of the year 

Peter G Naismith, Duncan C McCurrach, Donald R Crawshaw, Mitchell S Eitel, Lisa DiNoto and Michael D Horwitz of Sullivan & Cromwell

Sullivan & Cromwell  

Starring roles in a litany of IFLR's top debt issues, equity deals and mergers & acquisitions wins Sullivan & Cromwell a place on our overall shortlist.

The debt side of Sullivan & Cromwell's securities practice secured lead roles on three of our shortlisted deals with the firm's work on the latest generation of hybrid instruments drawing admiration from peers and building on the firm's success in 2005.

On the corporate side Sullivan & Cromwell acted on four of the six M&A deals we have picked out this year as well, one that narrowly missed out, and the biggest bankruptcy acquisition to date.

Debt and equity-linked deal of the year  Wachovia Income Trust Securities Lawyers acting on Wachovia...