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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Lovells has been instructed by Arcus Infrastructure Partners on its purchase of failed company Babcock & Brown’s €2.2bn (£1.9bn) European infrastructure fund.
Lovells corporate partner Steven Bryan led the team working on the deal, with help from corporate partner Ben Higson and funds partner Eric Jamieson. Banco Espirito Santo Investment provided financing for the deal, under advice from Allen & Overy partner Sanjeev Dhuna. Arcus turned to Linklaters partner Caroline Miller Smith for advice on the financing of the deal, while Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Ben Spiers advised Babcock & Brown.