09 December 2019
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ADVISES LUFTHANSA GROUP ON THE SALE OF THE EUROPEAN BUSINESS OF LSG
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Lufthansa Group on the sale of the European Business of LSG Group to airline caterer gategroup. The companies also entered into long-term catering agreements for Frankfurt, Munich and Zurich hubs.
10 June 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills partner Libby Jackson appointed an MBE for services to the Northern Ireland Economy and Innovation in Law
Herbert Smith Freehills is proud to announce that Libby Jackson , Partner and Global Head of Practice for Alternative Legal Services (ALT), has been appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen's Birthday 2019 Honours List.
31 January 2019
Leading pensions experts converge to discuss the direction of de-risking in Ireland as Brexit edges closer
Leading lawyers from Herbert Smith Freehills will be addressing delegates at a seminar focusing on reducing pension plan risks in the Irish market. The one day event, hosted in partnership with Matheson and Mercer, takes place today in Dublin.
04 May 2018
Herbert Smith Freehills' Belfast office celebrates seven years of innovation
Herbert Smith Freehills' Belfast office, the firm's first dedicated Alternative Legal Services (ALT) hub, marks the seventh anniversary of its launch, and is celebrating growing from a small team of 19 fee earners to a multidisciplinary, global team of around 350.
28 March 2017
Herbert Smith Freehills advises nine-bank syndicate on US$285 million IPO of Indian supermarket chain
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised a nine-bank syndicate on the US$285 million IPO on the Bombay Stock Exchange and Rule 144A/Regulation S global offering of Avenue Supermarts Limited (ASL), an Indian supermarket chain.
13 October 2016
Survey: Corporates taking action on human rights
Businesses across the globe are increasingly putting human rights on their agenda, with a joint survey between Herbert Smith Freehills and Legal Business revealing that corporates are taking action, including changing how they manage their supply chains, because of human rights concerns.
04 May 2016
'TAKE THE LEAD' confirmed as the theme of the 2016 YLNI conference; Herbert Smith Freehills to act as headline sponsor
Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to announce that, for the fifth consecutive year, it is headline sponsor of the annual Young Leaders Northern Ireland (YLNI) Conference.
18 January 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills conseille AÉSIO Mutuelle sur la prise à bail avec travaux de son nouveau siège social dans le 8ème arrondissement de Paris
Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé AÉSIO Mutuelle - groupe mutualiste leader en assurance des personnes, créé en 2020 à la suite de la fusion de ses 3 mutuelles fondatrices ADRÉA, APRÉVA et EOVI-MCD - dans le cadre de la négociation du bail en l’état futur d’achèvement de son nouveau siège social...
15 January 2021
Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung advises Dian Swastatika Sentosa on thermal power plants sale in Indonesia
Herbert Smith Freehills’s Indonesian associate firm, Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung (HBT) , has advised Indonesian power company PT Dian Swastatika Sentosa (DSS) on the sale of thermal power plants in the country.
15 January 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises OneWeb on investments from Softbank and Hughes Network Systems
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Bharti Global and the UK Government (through the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) backed OneWeb on investments in OneWeb from SoftBank and Hughes Network bringing OneWeb’s total funding to US$1.4 billion.
13 January 2021
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ADVISES PROLACTAL, A SUBSIDIARY OF ICL, ON STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH BIOPULVER
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Prolactal GmbH on a long-term strategic partnership agreement with Biopulver GmbH, pursuant to which Biopulver shall supply Prolactal with a dedicated production line for infant formula ingredients.
11 January 2021
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ADVISES ON ACQUISITION FINANCING FOR EUROPOLES GROUP
Global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills comprehensively advised a banking consortium led by Banco Comercial Português, S.A. and Novo Banco, S.A. on the financing of the acquisition of certain Europoles Group’s European divisions by Metalogalva – Irmãos Silvas S.A., a member of the VigentGroup.
08 January 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Canada Pension Plan Investment Board on its investment in European renewables
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments) and its U.K.-based platform – Renewable Power Capital Limited (RPC), in support of RPC’s €245 million investment into investment in European Renewables. RPC was launched by CPP...
07 January 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills conseille CNP Assurances, représenté par La Française REM, sur l’acquisition d’un ensemble de bureaux de référence en matière de respect de l’environnement
Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé CNP Assurances, acteur de référence sur le marché de l’assurance de personnes, représenté par La Française REM, sur l’acquisition d’un actif immobilier de plus de 11 100 m 2 situé au 173 - 175 boulevard Haussmann dans le 8 ème arrondissement de Paris, auprès d’...
24 December 2020
EU and UK reach agreement on their future relationship beyond 31 December 2020 – initial response from Herbert Smith Freehills
Senior Partner James Palmer commented: “The reaching of this agreement is good news and we expect it to come into effect on 1 January 2021. All sorts of people wanted all sorts of different outcomes. That is inevitable. But once the UK committed to Brexit, whatever the rhetoric and negotiating...
18 December 2020
Expert dealmakers predict strong start to M&A in 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills mergers and acquisitions experts Tony Damian and Andrew Rich have revealed their top 10 predictions for the Australian M&A market. Their predictions, which indicate a return to strong market conditions following 2020’s turbulence, are set out below:
18 December 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises on the sale of Aegis Correctional Partnership to AMP Capital
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited on the sale of their equity interests in Aegis Correctional Partnership Pty Ltd ( Aegis ) to AMP Capital