May 11, 2010

Luse Gorman was ranked the number one legal adviser for whole bank and thrift merger and acquisition transactions in 2009. The firm was lead counsel on six acquisitions with an aggregate deal value of $293.7 million as reported in the SNL Financial Institutions Deal Book. In 2008, Luse Gorman received the number one ranking by SNL based on total number of whole bank and thrift acquisitions.