Cahill Receives Top Rankings for Capital Markets in Legal Advisory League Tables in First Half 2015
#1 Legal Advisor to Underwriters of High Yield Debt and #3 Legal Advisor to Underwriters of Equity Offerings
Cahill's Capital Markets practice has again received top rankings in a number of debt and equity categories in the Bloomberg H1 2015 Global Legal Adviser league tables, reflecting the firm's prominence as legal advisors to underwriters of debt and equity securities.
Cahill ranked as the number one legal advisor to U.S. high yield bond underwriters, advising on 71 deals that generated over $53 billion in aggregate gross proceeds, more than the next three ranked law firms combined. Cahill has been the number one ranked legal advisor to U.S. high yield underwriters in the legal advisory league tables since 2005. Cahill ranked second by deal count as legal advisors to U.S. underwriters in Bloomberg’s overall corporate debt securities category, and ranked among the most active legal advisors to underwriters of U.S. investment grade debt offerings, European high yield bond offerings, and global bond offerings.
In IPOs and other equity securities, Cahill ranked third as legal advisors to U.S. underwriters of equity offerings, advising on 23 deals that generated over $12 billion in aggregate gross proceeds. Cahill also ranked fourth by deal count as advisors to global underwriters and ranked among the ten most active legal advisors to Canadian underwriters of equity, equity-linked and preferred securities.
The Bloomberg H1 2015 Global Legal Adviser league tables reflect publicly disclosed transactions completed between January 1, 2015 and June 30, 2015.