Ethan Klingsberg Named 2015 ‘Dealmaker of the Year’

March 30, 2015

Cleary Gottlieb partner Ethan Klingsberg was named a 2015 “Dealmaker of the Year” by The American Lawyer today. The publication’s annual report spotlights “creative thinking, novel approaches and innovative work” on major transactions “where effective lawyering truly made the difference.”

Mr. Klingsberg was recognized for his leading role in Cleary’s representation of Family Dollar in its pending cash/stock acquisition by Dollar Tree and rejection of the competing tender offer by Dollar General.