Gilbert Tobin leads law firms in mergers and acquisitions

The law firm, smaller than its rivals, has worked on the biggest M&A deals in 2014.

It has been a good four-plus months for Gilbert Tobin. The 26-year old law firm managed by its cofounder Danny Gilbert has surpassed bigger rivals such as Allens, Herbert Smith Freehills and King & Wood Mallesons to be the number one in mergers and acquisitions among law firms in Australia, according to Bloomberg and Mergermarket data.

“We’re out to prove there’s an elite M&A practice in town,” Gilbert Tobin Melbourne-based partner Craig Semple told Data Room in an interview.



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