Bloomberg Law
July 28, 2020, 8:57 PM

Fennemore Craig Scoops California Firm in Rare 2020 Legal Merger

Stephanie Russell-Kraft
Stephanie Russell-Kraft
Special Correspondent

Fennemore Craig will soon combine with California’s Dowling Aaron in a slow year for law firm mergers.

Fennemore Craig Dowling Aaron will operate in California with approximately 350 lawyers and staff, and offices in 10 cities across the western U.S., according to Fennemore Craig.

The merger will go live on Oct. 1 and has been approved by shareholders and directors from both firms.

Fennemore Craig CEO James Goodnow called the deal a “slam dunk” for both firms.

“Overnight we’ll be able to serve all of our clients in ways we never could.” said Goodnow, who’ll lead the combined firm.

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