Bass, Berry & Sims recently earned recognition in industry-leading league tables for its private equity, venture capital and mergers & acquisitions work completed in 2022. The firm received high rankings across multiple categories in PitchBook’s league tables and in Refinitiv. Most notably, the firm now holds a top ranking in PitchBook for our private equity work in all regions across the United States.

Notable transactions for 2022 include:

Refinitiv Rankings

Bass, Berry & Sims was ranked for our private equity and venture capital work on the Refinitiv league tables in the following categories:

  • #12 Leveraged Buyouts: Advisors to Company (#25 in 2021)
  • #19 All Rounds: Advisor to Company (#38 in 2021)

PitchBook Rankings

In this most recent release by PitchBook League Tables, the firm was ranked in the following categories based on our private equity and mergers & acquisitions work:

Law Firms: Private Equity Deals
  • #6 Most Active in Healthcare
  • #12 Most Active in US – Representing Companies (#23 in 2021)
  • #14 Most Active in US – Representing Investors (#22 in 2021)
  • #14 Most Active in the U.S. (#15 in 2021)
  • #17 Most Active in the Great Lakes
  • #23 Most Active in West Coast (new ranking for 2022)
  • #12 Most Active in the Southeast
  • #12 Most active in Mountain
  • #17 Most Active in New England (new ranking for 2022)
PitchBook – Law Firms: M&A Deals
  • #25 Most Active in the U.S.
  • #25 Most Active in US – Representing Companies (new ranking for 2022)
  • #22 Most Active in US – Representing Investors
About the Healthcare, Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity Practices at Bass, Berry & Sims

Bass, Berry & Sims has a comprehensive M&A practice representing buyers and sellers in both public and private company strategic transactions, as well as financial sponsor transactions. Named 2021 Law Firm of the Year by M&A Advisor, the firm has served as lead counsel in more than 400 transactions ranging in size from $20 million to more than $15 billion in the last four years. Our attorneys have represented healthcare clients in transactions with a combined value in excess of $136 billion. The firm’s Private Equity Team has served as counsel in hundreds of private equity-backed deals across many industries, most notably healthcare, but also including financial services, food and beverage, manufacturing, media, technology, consumer products and retail. More information about these practices can be found here.