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Herbert Smith has won a place on a deal that will see mining giant Rio Tinto strike up a joint venture with rival BHP Billiton and raise $15.2bn (£9.37bn) in a rights issue.
Corporate partners Will Pearce and James Palmer are advising the underwriting banks on the share issue alongside Davis Polk & Wardwell London corporate partner Nigel Wilson. Rio Tinto is being represented by Linklaters, led by corporate partner James Inglis.