+++ 1999 bank & thrift mergers through September 30, 1999

Deal value Number Rank Firm ($ millionsof deals 1 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz $39,015 5 2 Sullivan & Cromwell (1) 26,808 8 3 Bingham, Dana LLP 17,725 3 4 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP 16,964 3 5 Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton 12,793 3 6 Foley & Lardner 10,728 3 7 Graydon, Head, & Richey 2,521 2 8 Pitney, Hardin, Kipp & Szuch (1) 2,497 5 9 Lewis, Rice & Fingersh LC 2,317 2 10 Arnold & Porter 2,222 6 11 Hogan & Hartson 2,053 3 12 Alston & Bird LLP 1,986 10 13 Brobeck Phleger & Harrison 1,872 2 14 Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC 1,727 8 15 Goodwin, Procter & Hoar 1,496 4 16 Elias, Matz, Tiernan & Herrick 1,274 8 17 Silver, Freedman & Taff LLP 1,263 4 18 Dorsey & Whitney LLP 1,241 2 19 Mayer, Brown & Platt 1,207 1 20 Warner Norcross & Judd LLP 1,065 4 21 Irell & Manella LLP 954 1 22 Dykema Gossett PLLC 819 1 22 Quarles and Brady 819 1 24 Nixon Peabody LLP 778 1 25 Thacher Proffitt & Wood 596 2 Source: Sheshunoff Information Services, a Thomson Financial Co. (1) Missing one deal value from totals at press time. Top Financial Advisers 1999 bank and thrift mergers through September 30, 1999Ranked by announced deal value

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