Considering a merger or acquisition? Will it be a recipe for disaster or reason for celebration?
Legal League Quarterly | April 2015
“When considering their options, firm shareholders are primarily focused on economics and often fail to perform the due diligence and research necessary to obtain their desired goal. This problem is not unique to the default industry or even the legal industry as a whole. In fact, most studies indicate that only about one-half of all mergers/acquisitions have an overall success rate (source: Forbes Magazine, May 2012).”