Latham & Watkins ranked the #1 legal advisor to US companies valued at more than US$1 billion that are targets of shareholder activism, according to FactSet’s 2021 league tables.
A sampling of notable engagements handled throughout the year by the firm’s Activism Defense Practice include representing:
- Kohl’s Corporation in engagement by Engine Capital, Macellum Advisors, Starboard Value, and Acacia Research
- Switch in engagement by Elliott Investment Management
- New Relic in engagement by Engaged Capital