Akin Gump

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    Akin Gump (also known as Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld) is a law firm providing legal services and business solutions. It focuses on transactions and restructurings, litigation, and public policy and regulatory matters, and other areas. The company caters to the energy, entertainment, healthcare and life sciences, hospitality, infrastructure and transportation, insurance, national security, private equity, real estate, retail, and other industries.
    HQWashington, DC, US
    Employee Ratings4.2

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)2,020(-1%)
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    Key People/Management at Akin Gump

    Kim Koopersmith

    Kim Koopersmith

    Partner & Chairperson
    Josette Grippo

    Josette Grippo

    Chief Practice Officer
    Brian Sprague

    Brian Sprague

    Chief Operating Officer
    Aleisha Gravit

    Aleisha Gravit

    Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer
    Elizabeth A. Miller

    Elizabeth A. Miller

    Chief Legal Talent Officer
    Meg Meserole

    Meg Meserole

    Chief Human Resources Officer
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    Akin Gump Office Locations

    Akin Gump has offices in Washington, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and in 16 other locations
    Washington, DC, US (HQ)
    2001 K St NW
    Dallas, TX, US
    2300 N Field St #1800
    Fort Worth, TX, US
    300 Throckmorton St
    Houston, TX, US
    CenterPoint Energy Plaza, 1111 Louisiana St 44th Floor
    Irvine, CA, US
    4 Park Plaza #1900
    Los Angeles, CA, US
    SunAmerica Center, 1999 Avenue of the Stars #600
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    Akin Gump Financials and Metrics

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    Akin Gump Operating Metrics

    Akin Gump's Customers was reported to be 900 in Feb, 2021.
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    Akin Gump News and Updates

    Akin Gump Advises Fortenova in €615 Million Sale of Frozen Food Business to Nomad Foods

    Akin Gump is advising Croatian conglomerate Fortenova Grupa d.d., on the €615 million sale of its frozen food business, the Frozen Food Business Group, to Nomad Foods, owner of Birds Eye and Findus, among others. Completion is anticipated in Q3 2021.

    Akin Gump selects LexisNexis InterAction as firmwide BD platform

    Akin Gump, an AmLaw 50 firm with 20 offices around the world, has expanded its partnership with client relationship management provider LexisNexis InterAction. Akin Gump has used InterAction in its marketing department since 2007 but has selected the solution as its firmwide business development pla…

    Akin Gump Advises Sorenson Holdings in $600 Million First Lien Term Loan Facility

    A team from Akin Gump represented Sorenson Holdings, LLC in connection with the refinancing of its existing first lien term loan facility with a new $600 million first lien term loan facility maturing in March 2026. The transaction also included related amendments to the company’s second lien term l…

    Akin Gump Advises Pacific Drilling in Announced Combination with Noble Corporation

    Noble Corporation and Pacific Drilling Company LLC announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Noble will acquire Pacific Drilling in an all-stock transaction. A team from Akin Gump advised Pacific Drilling in the deal.

    Akin Gump Deal Wins “Restructuring Deal of the Year” at IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards

    Akin Gump is pleased to share that the restructuring of Virgin Australia, in which the firm represented the voluntary administrators and deed administrators of Australia’s second-largest airline, has been named Deal of the Year in the Restructuring category at the IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2021.

    Akin Gump Advises Conflicts Committee of Crestwood Equity Partners Board of Directors in Strategic Transaction with Crestwood Holdings

    Crestwood Equity Partners LP (Crestwood) today announced that it and Crestwood Holdings LLC have executed a series of definitive agreements whereby Crestwood will acquire approximately 11.5 million common units and the general partner interest from Crestwood Holdings for total consideration of appro…
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    Akin Gump Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Akin Gump founded?

      Akin Gump was founded in 1945.

    • Who are Akin Gump key executives?

      Akin Gump's key executives are Kim Koopersmith, Josette Grippo and Brian Sprague.

    • How many employees does Akin Gump have?

      Akin Gump has 2,020 employees.

    • Who are Akin Gump competitors?

      Competitors of Akin Gump include K&L Gates, Ropes & Gray and Paul Hastings.

    • Where is Akin Gump headquarters?

      Akin Gump headquarters is located at 2001 K St NW, Washington.

    • Where are Akin Gump offices?

      Akin Gump has offices in Washington, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and in 16 other locations.

    • How many offices does Akin Gump have?

      Akin Gump has 20 offices.