Apollo turned to law firm Paul Weiss over and over again. The lucrative client stoked tensions at the law firm and opened it up to criticism about the close relationship

Private-value monster Apollo Global Management has supported the fortunes of law office Paul Weiss as much as $100 million in yearly billings and lifted its dealmaking profile, prompting almost 100 consolidations and acquisitions. Paul Weiss exhorted Apollo and its members, as per Dealogic.

However, there has additionally been an expense for the cozy relationship, as per interviews with 13 individuals who have worked in its corporate office over the previous decade.

Insider likewise met a few dozen others, including current and previous Paul Weiss lawyers, experts, and selection representatives, just as contenders, to offer a record of how Paul Weiss turned out to be so engaged with Apollo’s business — a relationship one previous firm legal counselor compared to a plotline in the TV show “Lunatics,” when leaders at an anecdotal advertisement organization mixed to satisfy its Big Tobacco customer, Lucky Strike.

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Robert is the assistant managing editor for HC News, overseeing coverage of markets, companies, strategy and business leaders. Originally from Boston, Scoble began his journalism career in 1997 & now resides outside New York.

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