#1 M&A Legal Advisor for Banks in the Midwest
For 2016, S&P Global Market Intelligence (f/k/a SNL Financial) again ranked Barack Ferrazzano as the #1 legal advisor in the Midwest by number of announced bank and thrift merger and acquisition transactions. Year after year, no other law firm does more deals than we do in this market.
Highlights From 2016:
- #1 in the Midwest*
Ranked #1 legal advisor in Midwest by announced bank and thrift M&A transactions
- #3 in the U.S.*
Ranked #3 legal advisor in the U.S. by announced bank and thrift M&A transactions
- 2017 Best Law Firm
Recognized by U.S. News & Best Lawyers® 2017 in its "Best Law Firms" report for Chicago and Nationwide
Highlights Over the Past Decade:
- #1 in the Midwest by announced bank and thrift M&A transactions for 2007-2016*
- #3 in the U.S. by announced bank and thrift M&A transactions for 2007-2016*
- 81 announced bank and thrift M&A transactions across the U.S.
- $2.7 Billion in announced deal value across the U.S.
*Source S&P Global Market Intelligence
With one of the deepest benches of any banking group in the country, we know how to get deals done while protecting our clients' interests. What also sets us apart is the scope of our client base. We advise banks of all sizes from multi-billion dollar publicly traded, regional banks to sub - $100 million private, rural community banks. Large or small, we know you have a choice and hope we have an opportunity to work with you.
- Sarah M. Bernstein
- Nicholas M. Brenckman
- Joseph T. Ceithaml
- Bill Fay
- Robert M. Fleetwood
- John E. Freechack
- John M. Geiringer
- Katherine Fritzi Getz
- Andrew R. Grossmann
- Emily N. Henkel
- K.C. Klagos
- Lynne D. Mapes-Riordan
- Brent McCauley
- Abdul R. Mitha
- Donald L. Norman, Jr.
- Stanley F. Orszula
- Andrea L. Sill
- Karol K. Sparks
- Andrew K. Strimaitis
- Dennis R. Wendte