Dentons, McKenna Boards OK Merger, Set Partner Vote

Law360, New York (October 30, 2013, 5:18 PM EDT) -- Leaders at Dentons and McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP have put their seal of approval on merger plans and will move ahead with partnership votes in the coming weeks, the firms confirmed Wednesday, moving them one step closer to forming a 3,100-attorney BigLaw powerhouse.

The boards of both firms "have recommended to their partners that the firms combine, subject to the approval by their respective partnerships," the firms said in a joint statement. "The voting procedures will follow the protocols of each firm and will be completed...
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