Award The American Lawyer

Corporate Scorecard

In April 2005, The American Lawyer measured the success of the transactional practices in the nation's leading law firms in the annual survey, "The Corporate Scorecard."  Kirkland & Ellis' involvement as counsel on significant deals in 2004 includes the following:

  • Ranked 5th by number of deals and 17th by value of deals in the "Mergers and Acquisitions" category.
  • Ranked 3rd by number of deals and 7th by value of deals in the "LBOs" category and named in the second largest LBO of 2004.

Company: Boise Cascade Holdings
Deal Value (In Millions): 3,700

  • Ranked 6th by the number of issues and 10th by proceeds in the "High-Yield Debt" category.
  • Named in one of the ten largest bankruptcies filed in 2004.

Company: Cornerstone Propane Partners, L.P.
Assets (In Millions): 869
Jurisdiction: Southern District of New York