Among other achievements, Mr. Harris was lauded for his exceptional work in middle-market M&A, including his lead roles representing the Barnes Group in high profile deals including the $550 million sale of its North American distribution business and the $340 acquisition of Synventive Molding Solutions. A client said: “He creates solutions to complex negotiations whereby the sellers and buyers find common ground. He saves deals from dying because of his creativity and deep technical expertise.” Mr. Harris also was cited for his lead role in our Corporate Practice Group’s pro bono Community Involvement Initiative.
Commending Mr. Wu, the publication definitively states: “Big clients trust [him] on all things antitrust.” Mr. Wu was acclaimed for his excellence in varied work, including representing major health care clients in matters involving the Federal Trade Commission. He was noted for his recent work advising Care New England Health Systems Inc. in the acquisition of Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. Attesting to Mr. Wu’s skills, a client said: “He definitely knows his business. He gives us a timeline that he can achieve and he sticks with it.”
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