Alston & Bird acted as counsel to Credit Suisse, the financial advisor to Chevron Corporation, in connection with Chevron’s proposed acquisition of Noble Energy Inc. in an all-stock deal valued at $13 billion, including debt.
Alston & Bird consistently ranks among the top 10 law firms representing financial advisors in M&A as reported annually by Corporate Control Alert, the legal and financial dealmaking journal. In 2019, the firm ranked No. 4 among counsel to investment banks involving U.S. companies in deals valued at $100 million or more, acting as counsel to investment banks in 23 qualifying transactions with an aggregate value of more than $153 billion.
Advising Credit Suisse are Alston & Bird partners Stuart Rogers and Kevin Miller of the firm’s Financial Advisors Team.