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US Law Firms Baker Donelson, Ober/Kaler to Merge.

M2 EQUITYBITES-November 1, 2016-US Law Firms Baker Donelson, Ober|Kaler to Merge


1 November 2016 - The US-based law firms of Baker Donelson and Ober|Kaler have announced plans to combine, the companies said.

This combination, which has been approved by a leadership and shareholders of both firms, is anticipated to take effect 1 January 2017.

The combined firm, which will maintain the name of Baker Donelson, would become one of the 50 largest law firms in the country, with more than 800 attorneys and advisors across 25 offices in nine states as well as Washington, DC.

Baker Donelson has 700 attorneys and public policy advisors representing more than 30 practice areas connected across 21 offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Washington, DC.

Ober|Kaler is a national law firm providing integrated regulatory, transactional and litigation services to financial, health care, construction and other business clients.

The firm has more than 110 attorneys and offices in Baltimore, Maryland; Washington, DC; and Falls Church, Virginia.

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