Deals summary

CMS Cameron McKenna (Ian Parker) has led a joint CMS team, including lawyers from CMS Carnogursky Strommer Reich-Rohrwig, advising the Slovakian government on the restructuring of the energy sector. Under the terms of the deal, German energy group E.ON acquires a 49 per cent interest in Západoslovenská energetika (ZSE) for e330m (£213.7m).

DWF Solicitors advised the Specialist Finance Division of Bank of Scotland Business Banking on the provision of a £76m fleet financing facility to the MG Rover Group on corporate finance issues. MG Rover advised by Eversheds (David Stevenson, Philip Perrotta, Stephen Kitts).