Cahill's Capital Markets Practice Earns Top Rankings in Q1 2017 Global Legal Advisory League Tables
Cahill's Capital Markets practice has earned top rankings in a number of debt and equity categories in Bloomberg's Q1 2017 Global Legal Advisory 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 38 deals that generated over $25.7 billion in aggregate gross proceeds in the first quarter 2017 (more than the next nine ranked law firms combined), and capturing a 42% share of the U.S. high yield market. Cahill has been ranked the number one legal advisor to U.S. high yield underwriters in the legal league tables since 2005. Cahill ranked second by volume as legal advisor to Western European high yield bond underwriters and 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.
On the equity side, Cahill ranked fourth by volume as legal advisors to U.S. underwriters of equity offerings and ranked among the most active legal advisors to underwriters of U.S. IPOs and US equity linked offerings, and Global equity IPO and Global equity offerings.