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May 18, 2021

The Deal Names John Anderson and Daniel Kahan to its Top Rising Stars List

NEW YORK, May 18, 2021 — The Deal has named King & Spalding Corporate, Finance and Investments partners John Anderson and Daniel Kahan to its 2021 Top Rising Stars list. The list honors “exemplary new partners at top U.S. law firms,” who have “shown an ability to navigate complex dealmaking situations,” according to the publication.

Anderson represents strategic companies and financial sponsors in a variety of complex business transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, carveouts and joint ventures, and has advised on well over $100 billion in transactions.

Kahan co-leads the firm's Emerging Companies and Venture Capital Group. His corporate transactional practice focuses on venture capital and private equity investments, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and spin-offs, debt and equity offerings, and corporate governance matters.

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