Dewey Too Big And Broke For Merger, Experts Say

Law360, New York (May 3, 2012, 9:08 PM EDT) -- Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP’s massive debt and enormous size proved to be just some of the potential liabilities that would-be merger partners found too substantial to shoulder, leaving the jilted firm fighting to survive, experts said Thursday. 

Over the past few weeks, reports have swirled that Dewey was exploring merger possibilities with a number of firms including Greenberg Traurig LLP, SNR Denton and Patton Boggs LLP. But as potential merger partners have reportedly backed away, Dewey will likely find itself at the altar without a financially...
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