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News | 21 September 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills hires three new projects and disputes partners in China - Herbert Smith Freehills任命了三位中国区擅长工程项目和项目争议解决的合伙人

Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed three partners to its Mainland China team, specializing in projects and projects-related disputes. 全球领先的律师事务所Herbert Smith Freehills在其中国大陆团队任命了三位合伙人,专门负责工程项目及与项目相关的争议解决。Read more
Firm news | 13 September 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills research reveals artificial intelligence will recast the relationship dynamic between legal providers and clients

International law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has published the results of its Artificial Intelligence (AI) research anticipating its impact on the legal practice. The report, Artificial Intelligence: The client perspective , reveals that clients want their legal providers to focus on...Read more
News | 11 September 2017

HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ADVISES ON SALE OF AGL ENERGY’S NORTH QUEENSLAND GAS ASSETS

Herbert Smith Freehills is advising AGL Energy Limited (AGL) on its recently announced transaction to sell its North Queensland gas assets to a consortium of Shandong Order Gas Co. Ltd. and Orient Energy Pty Ltd.Read more
News | 08 September 2017

Asia could see boom in Belt and Road disputes says Herbert Smith Freehills

Herbert Smith Freehills' Global Head of Disputes Justin D'Agostino will present at the Hong Kong Government's second annual Belt and Road Summit in Hong Kong on 11 September.Read more
Firm news | 05 September 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills announces Asia Pacific Leadership Succession

Herbert Smith Freehills has today announced the appointment of Andrew Pike to the role of Regional Managing Partner, Australia, effective from 1 October, 2017Read more
News | 05 September 2017

HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS’ DISPUTES AND ENERGY & RESOURCES TEAMS RECOGNISED AS AUSTRALIA’S BEST, AS THE FIRM TAKES HOME FOUR AUSTRALIAN LAW AWARDS

In a demonstration of the firm’s commitment to its clients and its continued role as a leader in the legal profession, Herbert Smith Freehills has picked up four prestigious accolades at the annual Lawyers Weekly Australian Law AwardsRead more
Firm news | 05 September 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills welcomes its first Corporate partner in New York

Global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has announced the appointment of James Robinson as the first Corporate partner in its New York office.Read more
News | 01 September 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills’ Perth office celebrates 20th anniversary of merger

Herbert Smith Freehills’ Perth office today celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the biggest merger of law firms in Western Australia’s history - the merger of the Perth office of Freehill Hollingdale & Page, and Parker & Parker on 1 September 1997.Read more
News | 31 August 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills’ market-leading innovation recognised for third consecutive year

Herbert Smith Freehills has been recognised in the 2017 Janders Dean and LexisNexis Legal Innovation Index for the third consecutive year. The awards were announced last night at a ceremony in Sydney.Read more
News | 31 August 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Malaysia's Axiata and edotco on US$1.03 billion acquisition of Pakistan towers businesses

Leading law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Axiata's infrastructure arm, edotco Group Sdn Bhd, on its US$1.03 billion acquisition of two Pakistan mobile towers businesses, Tanzanite, from Tower Share, a Dubai headquartered mobile towers operator, as well as Deodar, from Jazz, a subsidiary...Read more
Firm news | 30 August 2017

Euromoney's Expert Guides recognises 26 of our female lawyers as leading individuals in the 2017 edition of Women in Business Law

Euromoney's Expert Guides has recognised 26 of our female lawyers as leading individuals in its Guide to the World's Leading Women in Business Law, the international guide to the top female legal practitioners. The 2017 guide is the seventh edition of the publication, which promotes and celebrates...Read more
Deals and cases | 29 August 2017

HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS A CONSEILLE SPIE BATIGNOLLES DANS LE CADRE DE SON ACQUISITION DE LA SOCIETE DE CONSTRUCTION SAS DEFONTAINE

Herbert Smith Freehills Paris a conseillé Spie batignolles dans le cadre de son acquisition de SAS Defontaine, une société de construction établie dans le département du Maine-et-Loire.Read more
News | 25 August 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills advises on sale of A$170 million Macquarie Park redevelopment site

Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Property NSW on the sale of a vacant parcel of land at Macquarie Park in north west Sydney to construction company John Holland for A$170 million. As part of the sale, John Holland has committed to construct and lease to Property NSW 25,000 square metres of...Read more
Firm news | 17 August 2017

May Tai to lead Herbert Smith Freehills in Greater China - 戴枫媚(May Tai)将领导史密夫斐尔大中华区业务

Partner May Tai has been appointed to lead Herbert Smith Freehills' Greater China practice, effective 1 October 2017. 史密夫斐尔律师事务所合伙人戴枫媚(May Tai)已接受委任,将从2017年10月1日起领导该所大中华区的业务。Read more
News | 17 August 2017

Finance experts advise Whitehaven Coal on its A$1.2 billion refinancing

Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Whitehaven Coal Limited on the refinancing of its senior secured bank facilities provided by a syndicate of Australian and international banks. Whitehaven is Australia’s largest independent coal miner.Read more

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