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Most innovative North American law firms 2014: Finance (2)

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RankCommended
Score21
Originality7
Rationale7
Impact7
DescriptionHelped Bain Capital and Golden Gate Capital finance their acquisition of BMC Software using a new dual-commitment option structure. Commended: Linda K Myers & Christopher Butler.

Most innovative North American law firms 2014: Finance

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Score22
Originality7
Rationale8
Impact7
DescriptionConstructed a creative financing structure for investment firm Apax Partners, enabling it to acquire two companies in the workers’ compensation industry at the same time. Commended: Jay Ptashek, Joshua Korff.