• 20 Jan 2011 at 4:30 PM

JPMorgan Hires Lawyer To Co-Head M&A

James Woolery, a partner at Cravath, has been named co-head of North American mergers and acquisitions, alongside Chris Ventresca. [Bloomberg]

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  1. Posted by Milksteak | January 20, 2011 at 9:58 PM

    First week he’s mopping floors, next week it’s the fries

  2. Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    this adds to the debate: JD>MBA>CFA…discuss

  3. Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    this adds to the debate: JD>MBA>CFA…discuss

  4. Posted by Anonymous | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    this adds to the debate: JD>MBA>CFA…discuss

  5. Posted by Zzz | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    any relation to chuck?

  6. Posted by Zzz | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    any relation to chuck?

  7. Posted by Zzz | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    any relation to chuck?

  8. Posted by Zzz | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    any relation to chuck?

  9. Posted by Zzz | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    any relation to chuck?

  10. Posted by Zzz | January 20, 2011 at 10:09 PM

    any relation to chuck?

  11. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  12. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  13. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  14. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  15. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  16. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  17. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  18. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  19. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  20. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  21. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  22. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  23. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  24. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  25. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  26. Posted by derp | January 20, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    That’s hilarious

  27. Posted by Anon | January 20, 2011 at 10:18 PM

    yes. they’re brothers from another mother.

  28. Posted by Anon | January 20, 2011 at 10:18 PM

    yes. they’re brothers from another mother.

  29. Posted by Anon | January 20, 2011 at 10:18 PM

    yes. they’re brothers from another mother.

  30. Posted by TX | January 20, 2011 at 10:57 PM

    Cravath is Primerica of law firms.

  31. Posted by Guesto | January 20, 2011 at 11:41 PM

    I wore a cravath my first day at work. Didn’t work out so well…

    -Former Barclays Banker

  32. Posted by Paulm | January 21, 2011 at 1:36 AM

    Guys’s a tool. He’s going to do like all the other Cravath partners – fail at business and run baclk to mommy.

  33. Posted by Anonymous | January 21, 2011 at 5:15 AM

    Cravath was the market share among the largest companies in the U.S. fifth law for merger advice in the past three years, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

  34. Posted by Anonymous | January 21, 2011 at 5:15 AM

    Cravath was the market share among the largest companies in the U.S. fifth law for merger advice in the past three years, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

  35. Posted by Guest | January 21, 2011 at 2:46 PM

    When you say “all the other Cravath partners”, do you mean like Bob Kindler, Vice Chairman and Global Head of M&A at Morgan Stanley?

    With that said, I take no issue with your characterization of Woolery as a tool. Carry on.

  36. Posted by Guest | January 21, 2011 at 2:46 PM

    When you say “all the other Cravath partners”, do you mean like Bob Kindler, Vice Chairman and Global Head of M&A at Morgan Stanley?

    With that said, I take no issue with your characterization of Woolery as a tool. Carry on.

  37. Posted by Guest | January 21, 2011 at 4:29 PM

    trick question. it’s PhD>MFA>JD>MS>MA>MBA>CFA

  38. Posted by Miami Personal Injury Attorney | March 9, 2011 at 1:26 PM

    JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) shuffled the management of its deals advisory business on Thursday, naming Jimmy Elliott as global chairman of M&A and hiring a Cravath, Swaine & Moore lawyer to co-head North America M&A