V&E Ranked #1 for Company Defense in Refinitiv's 2018 Global Shareholder Activism Scorecard
For the third year in a row, Vinson & Elkins’ Shareholder Activism practice claimed the top spot for company defense based on number of campaigns in Refinitiv’s Full Year 2018 Global Shareholder Activism Scorecard.
This ranking comes
on the heels of V&E’s No. 1 rankings for company
representation as part of FactSet SharkRepellent’s 2018 year-end league tables,
as well as Activist Insight Monthly’s 2018 Intermediary Awards, both of
which V&E’s Shareholder Activism practice has also won in each of the last
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V&E’s Shareholder Activism practice, which
includes approximately 30 attorneys, leverages the experience of the firm’s
top-tier corporate and litigation practices, representing companies facing the
growing tide of shareholder activism. The team has been involved in more than
100 activist situations over the past five years, including dozens of proxy
contests for companies across all industries and sizes.