After 109 days and at least 75 press releases, the battle for Great Western Financial Corp. is over.

And one of the biggest reasons it turned out the way it did was the performance of Great Western's outside counsel, the New York law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom.

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