Thompson Coburn Partners with Hahn & Hessen, Consolidating its Status as a National Firm with a Preeminent Financial Services Practice
NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Thompson Coburn LLP, a national law firm with six offices across the country, announced its merger with New York-based Hahn & Hessen LLP, a 44-lawyer firm with nearly a century of experience in representing financial institutions and other financial markets involved in commercial finance, bankruptcy, arbitration and complex litigation.
The combination, effective July 1, 2021, will create a combined firm with more than 400 lawyers in seven offices: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, St. Louis, Washington, DC and Southern Illinois.
“Thompson Coburn aims to provide exceptional legal services and added value to our clients. We can now strengthen these offerings with dedicated lawyers in New York, the financial capital of the world, ”said President Thompson Coburn. Romain Wuller. “Our combination with one of the leading law firms in their field will provide countless benefits to our existing clientele, and will prepare us to serve new participants in capital markets and business entities across the country.”
Thompson Coburn is a full-service law firm, Am Law 150, with over 50 areas of practice. She represents clients of all sizes, including large corporations and financial institutions like US Bank, Citibank, Bayer and Kawasaki. Hahn & Hessen represents leading market players in a variety of financial matters including bankruptcies and restructurings, trade finance and complex litigation.
“This is a tremendous opportunity for us to combine our deep bankruptcy and finance experience in the New York market with the national presence and resources of Thompson Coburn,” said Mark Indelicato, Managing Partner at Hahn & Hessen. “When you add our shared values around professional development, civic and charitable endeavors, and a diverse and inclusive culture, it fits perfectly. ”
As part of its growth strategy, the Thompson Coburn Association will continue to focus on providing a strong and successful platform where entrepreneurial lawyers can develop their practices, seek innovative client offerings and collaborate with committed colleagues. Across the country.
About Thompson Coburn LLP
Thompson Coburn is a full-service law firm with more than 375 attorneys practicing in more than 50 areas of law, with offices in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Washington, DC and the South Illinois. Its clients range from high net worth individuals and venture capital funded startups to Fortune 100 companies. In 2019, the firm was recognized by the Association of Corporate Counsel as the CCA Value Champion, an international honor. which rewards “best-in-class” innovations that generate value and dramatically improve efficiency within corporate law departments. Thompson Coburn was also selected as the 2019 recipient of the George B. Vashon Innovator Award from the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA), a recognition of organizations that have made extraordinary progress in supporting various lawyers. Thompson Coburn is one of 65 firms across the country to receive Mansfield 3.0 “Plus” status as part of a national initiative to increase representation of diverse lawyers in the leadership of law firms.
About Hahn & Hessen LLP
Hahn & Hessen has a nationally recognized practice representing creditors and equity committees, financial institutions, trustees and other entities in restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings. The firm has thriving corporate finance, bankruptcy and litigation practices involving the representation of business entities and large central banks in matters such as mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, fiduciary and fiduciary litigation. , complex commercial litigation and commercial litigation.