Adam Emmerich practises in Wachtell Lipton’s corporate department, focusing primarily on mergers and acquisitions, particularly in the REIT and publicly traded real estate areas, as well as on corporate governance and securities law matters. His practice has included a broad and varied representation of public and private corporations and other entities in a variety of industries throughout the United States and globally, in connection with mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs, joint ventures and financing transactions. He also has extensive experience in takeover defence. Mr Emmerich is recognised as one of the 500 leading lawyers in America by Lawdragon, as one of the world’s leading M&A lawyers in Chambers, as an expert in each of M&A, corporate governance and M&A in the real estate field by Who’s Who Legal, and as an expert both in M&A and in corporate governance by Euromoney Institutional Investor’s Expert Guides.