The Lawyer Asia Pacific 150 is the only research report to provide a ranking of the top 100 independent local firms and top 50 global firms in the region. The report offers critical review of some of the fastest growing firms and their strategies, a country-by-country guide to leading legal advisers and legal services market trends, plus exclusive insight into the current business development opportunities in the Asia Pacific. Read more
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.
Barclays Private Equity sells its 65 per cent shareholding in Luton Airport to TBI for £82m. Barclays Private Equity advised by Ashurst Morris Crisp (Simon Beddow). TBI advised by Norton Rose (Jillian Gauntlett).
Croda International sells its worldwide resin business to Cray Valley for £17m. Croda International advised by Addleshaw Booth & Co (Sean Lippell). Cray Valley advised by Denton Wilde Sapte.
Frutarom Industries acquires the flavour and ingredient divisions of CPL Aromas for around £11m. Frutarom advised by SJ Berwin (Jonathan Metliss). CPL Aromas advised by DLA.
American Electric Power (AEP) and Xcel Energy completes £1.84bn disposal of Yorkshire Power Group to UK energy supplier Innogy Holdings. AEP and Xcel advised by Allen & Overy (Alan Paul, Jeremy Thomas). Innogy represented by Linklaters & Alliance (Charles Jacobs).
Cargill merges its UK agricultural operations with those of Sidney C Banks Group to create one of the largest agribusiness supply operations in the UK with sales of more than £450m. Cargill advised by KLegal (Allan Rippon). Sidney Banks advised by Leeds Day.