The Deal Recognizes White & Case’s Kristen Rohr as Part of Top Rising Stars List

Rohr, a partner in the firm’s mergers and acquisitions group, is an honoree in The Deal’s Top Rising Stars: Class of 2021.

The Deal, an award-winning financial news organization, is proud to announce that White & Case LLP’s Kristen Rohr has been named to its 2021 Top Rising Stars list.

A partner in the firm’s mergers and acquisitions group in New York, Röhr focuses on advising public and private companies as well as private equity clients on a broad range of M&A transactions in a variety of industries.

Rohr was part of the White & Case team that advised ION Acquisition Corp. 1 Ltd., a special purpose acquisition company, on a January business combination with Ltd., an online advertising platform, which valued the target at about $2.6 billion. She was also part of the team that helped advise Newmont Mining Corp. on its $10 billion purchase of Goldcorp Inc., completed in April 2019. Röhr joined White & Case in October 2012 and was named partner in January.

White & Case is a global law firm with 44 offices in 30 countries around the world.  The firm was ranked No. 1 in value for Global M&A and No. 1 in value for U.S. M&A, according to Mergermarket in the first quarter of 2021; is consistently ranked No. 1 on The American Lawyer’s Diversity Scorecards and Law360’s Diversity Snapshots; and was recognized as an “Outstanding Firm for Furthering Diversity and Inclusion” by Chambers USA 2019.

The Deal’s Top Rising Stars list honors top U.S.-based, M&A-focused partners. In order to be eligible, individuals should have made partners between March 1, 2020, and Feb. 28, 2021, and shown an ability to navigate complex dealmaking situations.

The Deal is an award-winning financial news organization founded in 1999 by legendary dealmaker Bruce Wasserstein. Since its founding, The Deal has been providing up-to-the-minute news, analysis and perspective to dealmakers across the globe through its network of events, subscription products and power rankings.

For more information about Rohr and other honorees in The Deal’s Top Rising Stars: Class of 2021 check out the latest Dealmaker Quarterly: