Mergers and Acquisitions

King & Spalding is consistently ranked among leading M&A practices. We advise clients on transactions in the U.S. and throughout the world, including Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the Middle East. Our practice focuses on complex high-value transactions, where clients count on our substantial experience, depth and integrated team approach to ensure that their transactions are handled effectively and efficiently. According to Chambers USA, sources say King & Spalding’s Corporate/M&A practice is “first-class — it has the deepest bench.”

Today’s complex mergers and acquisitions in a heavily regulated business environment are strengthened by our breadth of experience and our ability to provide agile, coordinated solutions. To safeguard the interrelated interests at play in our clients’ M&A deals, we draw on cross-firm solutions in substantive legal areas like antitrust, financial restructuring, commercial contracts and business litigation, securities regulation, private equity, corporate governance, employee benefits, environmental litigation, IP, data privacy, real estate, finance and tax, as needed. We also have deep industry experience in energy, healthcare, life sciences, real estate and technology.



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Consistently ranked among leading M&A practices in the United States

Chambers USA and Legal 500

Ranked band 3 in Corporate M&A Nationwide

Chambers USA, 2016

"Excellent customer service-they're very responsive and do quality work"

Chambers USA

Ranked Tier 2 in M&A Middle-Market ($500M-999M)

Legal 500, 2016

"We use a number of firms, but King & Spalding is one that we can go to regardless of the issue"

Chambers USA

Included in "Global 20" survey of law firms with greatest international reach and expertise