Media Coverage of Merger Announcement



    The announcement of the October 1 merger of Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge with Wildman, Harrold, Allen & Dixon has received widespread media coverage. Below is a summary of coverage from legal and business trade publications, daily newspapers, and a wire service, with hyperlinks to articles where accessible.


    August 15 

    ·        The Am Law Daily: Edwards Angell to Merge with Wildman, Harrold

    ·        Thomson Reuters: Edwards Angell announces merger with Wildman, Harrold

    ·        Law360: Edwards Angell To Merge With Wildman Harrold

    ·        Chicago Daily Law Bulletin: Wildman, Harrold plans to merge with firm in October

    ·        Providence Business News: Edwards Angell merges with Chicago firm

    ·        Hartford Business Journal: Boston’s Edwards Angell law firm merging

    ·        The Lawyer: Edwards Angell merges with Chicago’s Wildman Harrold

    ·        The Boston Business Journal: Edwards Angell to merge with Wildman Harrold

    ·        The Providence Journal: Providence law firm Edwards Angell announces merger

    ·        Chicago Tribune: Wildman Harrold to merge with Boston firm

    ·        Boston Globe: Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge to merge with Chicago law firm

    ·        Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly: Edwards Angell to merge with Wildman Harrold

    ·        Communications Daily: Comm. Daily Notebook

    ·        Managing Intellectual Property: EAPD to merge with Wildman Harrold

    ·        ABA Journal: Edwards Angell to Merge with Wildman Harrold

    ·        Reactions: Boston and Chicago law firms announce merger

    ·        Business Insurance: Law firm Edwards Angell to merge with Wildman Harrold


     August 16 

    ·        Legal Week: Edwards Angell seals merger with Wildman Harrold

    ·        Providence Journal: R.I. Commerce Digest: R.I., Chicago law firms merge


    August 17

    ·        Los Angeles Daily Journal: Firm merger to lead to expanded L.A. office


    August 19

    ·        Boston Business Journal: Edwards Angell latest Hub firm to catch merger mania


    August 22

    ·        Providence Business News: Law-firm mergers again in vogue; EAPD is latest

    ·        Connectibut Law Tribune: Edwards Angell finds synergy with Chicago-based litigators 


    August 23

    ·        US News & World Report: Law Firm Insider


    August 26

    ·        The Deal Pipeline: Movers & Shakers 


    August 29

    ·        BestWeek: Edwards Angell, Wildman Harrold Merger Comes Amid Increased Insurer Price Pressures


    September 9

    ·        The Lawyer: Law firm marriages continue


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