Top Female Deal Maker: Gibson Dunn’s Barbara Becker

Law360, New York (October 31, 2011, 5:43 PM EDT) -- Guiding Kraft Foods Inc. in its $19 billion acquisition of Cadbury PLC and helping Tenet Healthcare Corp. fend off a $7.95 billion hostile takeover attempt by Community Health Systems Inc. are just some of the accomplishments that have earned Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP partner Barbara Becker a spot on Law360's list of Top Female Deal Makers.

Colleagues say Becker, who works in the firm's New York office, is a gifted technical lawyer with an uncanny ability to make her corporate clients feel comfortable and speak...
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