Company and commercial

TLT represents Lorient Group on its sale to Assa Abloy

TLT worked with UK-based and overseas teams including US counsel to prepare the business for acquisition. We led a strategic review of the group and worked closely with the shareholders and financial advisers throughout the process. The team managed and advised on the M&A process and how to best deliver on the group’s objectives for […]

Gowling WLG advises Kraken Robotics on bought deal financing

By R. Ian Mitchell, Marek Lorenc, Olivia Lifman On December 20, 2018, Kraken Robotics Inc. (TSXV: PNG) (OTCQB: KRKNF) announced that it had closed its previously announced bought deal short form prospectus offering of common shares of the company for gross proceeds of $6 million. The offering was completed by a syndicate of underwriters led […]

Shoosmiths advises nGAGE’s in the acquisition of Henlow Recruitment Group

By Lee Perry Private equity experts at UK law firm Shoosmiths have advised nGAGE, one of the country’s biggest privately owned recruitment groups, on its acquisition of Henlow Recruitment Group. nGAGE has invested in Henlow, a QuantTech recruitment business which operates in the UK, Europe, USA and Middle East, to enable it to grow its presence […]

Gowling WLG appoints a new lawyer in its indigenous law team in Montréal

Gowling WLG is pleased to announce that Alex O’Reilly has joined the firm as an associate lawyer in its Indigenous law team in Montréal. Alex primarily advises regional and local Indigenous governments, as well as Indigenous economic development corporations and school boards, on a vast array of legal and strategic matters, including issues pertaining to […]

Gowling WLG and ESB Lawyers to merge in January, 2019

International law firm Gowling WLG and Hamilton-based law firm ESB Lawyers announced today that they are joining forces, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Pairing ESB’s market-leading local expertise with Gowling WLG’s robust global platform, the newly merged practice promises to set a new benchmark for advisory services in the Hamilton region and redefine the role a […]

Gowling WLG appoints new planning and environmental partner in planning team

Gowling WLG is pleased to welcome highly respected partner, Ben Stansfield, to its successful planning team. Ben brings with him 15 years of experience in planning and environmental law and has previously advised on a wide range of complex issues such as the development and consenting of renewable energy projects and other infrastructure; environmental permitting […]

TLT appoints clean energy specialist in Scotland

TLT has appointed clean energy specialist Pamela Sealey as an associate in Scotland as part of its UK-wide real estate group and multi-disciplinary clean energy team. She joins from the energy and natural resources team at Scotland-headquartered UK firm Shepherd & Wedderburn, where she completed a year’s secondment as legal counsel at 2020 Renewables (now […]

Karanovic & Partners Joins Ius Laboris to reinforce its international HR advisory services

We are proud to announce that Karanovic & Partners has joined Ius Laboris, the world’s premier global network of human resources law firms. The Employment practice of Karanovic & Partners in Serbia joined this prestigious organisation to reinforce its international HR advisory services for domestic and international companies. “The employment practice of Karanovic & Partners […]

Conyers Dill & Pearman appoints litigation attorney to expand its Cayman Islands office

Conyers Dill & Pearman has recently expanded its Cayman Islands office with the appointment of Associate Róisín Liddy-Murphy in the Litigation & Restructuring practice. “We are delighted to expand our litigation practice with the addition of Róisín”, said Paul Smith, Partner & Head of Cayman Islands Litigation & Restructuring. “As we continue to see significant […]

Vda enters into a partnership with Center of Excellence for PPPs

VdA is celebrating a new partnership with the Center of Excellence for the PPPs development in the water and sanitation sector, in which Manuel Protásio integrates the international panel of expert lawyers in these matters. The Center of Excellence consists in a partnership between the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the Portuguese […]

Shoosmiths appoints partner in national financial services team

National law firm Shoosmiths has appointed Gemma Napper, head of legal UK & Sweden at Opel Vauxhall Finance, to partner in its national financial services team. This strategic appointment will bolster Shoosmiths’ market-leading financial services capability, further building on the firm’s national growth ambition in this area. Gemma completed her training contract at Shoosmiths in […]

Schoenherr advises AddLife on acquisition of Austrian life sciences company Biomedica Group

By Christian Herbst, Denisa Lazarescu Schoenherr has advised NASDAQ Stockholm listed AddLife AB (publ) (“AddLife”), on the acquisition of Austrian life sciences company Biomedica Medizinprodukte GmbH (“Biomedica”). The acquisition agreement was signed on 26 November 2018. The total purchase price for the acquisition of Biomedica is approx. EUR 39 million, of which 75 % is paid […]

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