DeSPAC Legal Advisors

Advisor credit is shared equally among all advisors on a given deal, as a proportion of the enterprise value of the target company acquired by the SPAC. Firms with multiple advisory roles receive credit for each role.

Rank Advisor Advisor
Credit ($MM)
Total Deal
Volume ($MM)
Deal Count
1 Kirkland & Ellis 6,357.3 18,310.3 8
2 Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett 5,571.5 17,699.0 3
3 Weil, Gotshal & Manges 4,756.2 13,225.0 3
4 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom 3,030.9 9,594.0 3
5 Morgan, Lewis & Bockius 2,608.2 8,808.9 4
6 Greenberg Traurig 2,377.0 4,689.0 3
7 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 1,802.5 3,745.4 2
8 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 1,772.7 5,318.0 1
9 Winston & Strawn 1,512.4 5,002.5 4
10 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 1,366.7 4,100.0 1
11 Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson 1,366.7 4,100.0 1
12 White & Case 1,024.0 2,048.0 2
13 Goodwin Procter 886.2 2,139.8 3
14 Sullivan & Cromwell 879.8 3,519.0 1
15 Herzog, Fox & Neeman 879.8 3,519.0 1
16 Latham & Watkins 876.8 1,957.0 2
17 Vinson & Elkins 788.2 1,942.0 2
18 Gunderson, Dettmer, Stough, Villeneuve, Franklin & Hachigian 783.0 1,566.0 1
19 Cozen O'Connor 780.0 1,560.0 1
20 Ledgewood PC 650.0 1,300.0 1
21 Hunton Andrews Kurth 563.0 1,266.4 2
22 BakerHostetler 492.2 2,461.0 1
23 Niederer Kraft Frey 492.2 2,461.0 1
24 Ellenoff Grossman & Schole 437.2 1,607.0 4
25 Graubard Miller 409.3 614.0 1
26 Wick Phillips 365.7 1,097.0 1
27 Cooley 365.7 1,097.0 1
28 Howard & Howard Attorneys 276.5 553.0 1
29 Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg 268.5 537.0 1
30 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 258.0 516.0 1
31 DLA Piper 258.0 516.0 1
32 Rutan & Tucker 241.0 482.0 1
33 Atrium 218.2 654.5 1
34 Loeb & Loeb 183.7 458.9 2
35 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 183.3 550.0 1
36 Dugan & Murray 183.3 550.0 1
37 Fox Rothschild 140.5 421.4 1
38 Jenner & Block 138.6 415.9 1
39 O'Melveny & Myers 138.6 415.9 1
40 Grandall Law Firm 131.3 525.0 1
41 Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith 131.3 525.0 1
42 CMS Legal Services 104.9 314.8 1
43 Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 101.8 407.0 1
44 Reed Smith Richards Butler 101.8 407.0 1
45 Maple Group 45.7 182.9 1
46 JunHe Law Offices 45.7 182.9 1
47 Fengyu Law Firm 45.7 182.9 1
48 Harneys 20.8 125.0 1
49 Ogier 20.8 125.0 1
50 Han Kun Law Offices 20.8 125.0 1
51 O Tse 20.8 125.0 1