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‘An environment conducive to M&A’: global elite anticipate busy year after record 2015

Skadden heads US M&A tables while Freshfields leads in Europe

Deal lawyers are unsurprisingly predicting another busy year in M&A as Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer emerged as the top corporate deal shops in the US and Europe respectively in 2015, according to Dealogic.