Gordon Dadds (Michael Jepson, Ben Crichton) advised the management of WT Foods

on a £128.5m buyout and refinancing of the company. Ashurst Morris Crisp (Robert Ogilvy Watson, David Carter) advised acquiring company WT Tiger Three and Bridgepoint Capital, which will control 82.55 per cent of the shares. Allen & Overy advised Rabobank International Leveraged Finance, which will provide £79.2m of debt finance on completion. Hammond Suddards Edge advised on due diligence.