Berwin no more: BLP partners vote through US merger to create Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

UK and US firms seal fully financial integrated tie-up led by dual female leadership team

Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) and Bryan Cave have agreed to merge following a vote by partners to create a 1,600-lawyer transatlantic firm that will be among the 50 largest in the world, with combined revenues of around $900m (£640m).

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