Bingham McCutchen LLP has officially merged with McKee Nelson LLP under the name of Bingham McCutchen LLP.
With the addition of the 120 McKee Nelson lawyers, the merger further strengthens Bingham’s presence in New York and Washington, DC. The firm now, has over 1,100 lawyers worldwide.
The merger, which was first announced on 6 July, has become Bingham’s 10th acquisition in 15 years.
William Nelson, co-founder and CEO of McKee Nelson says, “as cooperation among the United States, Europe and Asia on the legal, financial and regulatory fronts increases, Bingham’s depth of knowledge and global reach will be critically important to our clients.” He adds, “We are excited about the combination because it brings together great lawyers, synergistic practices and like-minded cultures.”
Bingham McCutchen LLP includes market-leading practices in insolvency and restructuring, complex securities, financial litigation and regulation, structured finance, capital markets and tax planning and tax controversy.