A&O and O’Melveny leaders meet for Frankfurt merger summit as tie-up talks gather pace

Senior management figures from both firms travel to Germany to discuss merger

Senior leadership figures from Allen & Overy (A&O) and O’Melveny & Myers are meeting in Germany today (5 September) to discuss the potential merger of the two firms, as progress towards a decision on the proposed deal gathers pace.

O’Melveny chairman Bradley Butwin is among the US firm’s contingent to have travelled to Frankfurt for discussions between management and partners at both firms, which are taking place at the Sofitel Frankfurt Opera hotel in central Frankfurt today.

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