The Lawyer Africa Elite 2014 features an in-depth look at 46 leading independent firms’ strategies in 15 key sub-Saharan jurisdictions, as well as the views of in-house counsel from some of Africa’s largest companies... 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.
Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw (Paul Maher, Andrew Stewart, Fiona Holland) has advised GE Measurement & Sensing Technologies Holdings, a subsidiary of the General Electric Company, on the purchase of Druck Holdings. The deal was led by GE in-house counsel James Billingsley. Druck Holdings was advised by Eversheds.
Allen & Overy (Thomas Werlen) advised UBS Warburg as global coordinator on a section 144A e215m (£134m) rights and global share offering. A&O was the sole international counsel in connection with the offering of Voest-Alpine shares.
Ashurst Morris Crisp (Philip Hurst, Thomas Wexler) has advised Rabobank International in connection with the £7.52m refinancing of Fred Olsen Renewables' 50 per cent interest in two wind farms. Fred Olsen, a subsidiary of Innogy, was advised by Macfarlanes. Dundas & Wilson advised Rabobank on Scottish law.