Merger Mania: Memphis law firm Baker Donelson snatches up another firm

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC has announced its third merger in less than four months.

The Memphis law firm has merged with the Houston firm of Drucker, Rutledge & Smith LLP, close on the heels of the merger Baker Donelson announced in October with another Houston firm, Spain Chambers. Now with the Drucker, Rutledge & Smith merger, the combined firm will have more than 630 attorneys and advisers in seven states and Washington, D.C.

The combined firm will continue the name of Baker Donelson. As a result of the new merger, Baker Donelson gains 7 attorneys. In early March, they will relocate to join Baker Donelson’s other Houston attorneys in a new location in Downtown Houston.