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FactSet’s SharkRepellent Cites Olshan as No. 1 Legal Advisor for Activist Investors in 2014

October 27, 2014

Olshan’s Activist & Equity Investment Practice has been named by FactSet SharkRepellent, a corporate governance researcher, as the top-ranked legal advisor to activist investors for 2014. The article highlights Olshan’s dominance of the shareholder activism market, noting it has been the “most retained law firm by activists this year having worked on 42 campaigns.” In fact, SharkRepellent’s statistics indicate that Olshan has advised on more activist campaigns this year than the next four highest ranked firms combined. The spotlight mentions some of Olshan’s prominent activist clients, including Starboard Value, Lone Star Value, Raging Capital, Engaged Capital, and FrontFour Captial Group. Click here to read the full report.  Click here to view our press release.