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06 July 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills promotes 49 Australian lawyers to senior associate

Herbert Smith Freehills today announced the promotion of 49 Australian lawyers to the role of senior associate.
03 July 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills conseille Générale Continentale Investissements dans le cadre de l'acquisition, aux côtés de Crédit Suisse, du projet d'immeuble de bureaux Blue Bird, situé à Montrouge

Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé Générale Continentale Investissements (GCI), l'un des leaders du développement et de l'investissement immobilier commercial en France, sur son acquisition en VEFA, dans le cadre d'une joint-venture constituée avec un véhicule géré par Crédit Suisse, du Blue Bird...
03 July 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Bharti as a member of consortium with the UK Government on the acquisition of OneWeb

Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Bharti Global Limited, a member of the consortium with the UK Government (through the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), on the entry by the consortium into agreement for the acquisition of the OneWeb...
02 July 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Newborn Town on acquisition of Mico 史密夫斐尔律师事务所为赤子城收购米可提供法律服务

Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Newborn Town Inc., a Chinese mobile app developer and mobile advertising platform services provider, on its acquisition of Beijing Mico World Technology Co., Ltd. 全球领先的律师事务所史密夫斐尔为中国移动应用开发商及移动广告平台运营商赤子城收购北京米可世界科技有限公司提供法律服务。
01 July 2020

Law firms collaborate on industry first to accelerate tech adoption in international arbitration

With the absence of universal guidance on the use of new technologies in international arbitration increasingly apparent and exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, a group of six international law firms have developed a protocol to help deliver a globally consistent approach to the use of online...
26 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Kasada on A$15 million Series B capital raise led by Ten Eleven Ventures

Herbert Smith Freehills’ venture capital team has advised Kasada on its A$15 million Series B capital raise.
25 June 2020

Leading class actions firm calls for sensible reform in Federal Government Inquiry

In a submission to the Federal Government’s Inquiry into the Australian class actions regime Australia’s leading class actions defence law firm has called for the continued prohibition of contingency fees and stronger controls over the ability of plaintiffs to launch multiple proceedings against a...
24 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Sumitomo Metal Mining on divestment deal in Indonesia

Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills and its associated Indonesian firm Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung (HBT) has advised Japan’s Sumitomo Metal Mining (SMM) on the joint US$400 million divestment (along with Vale Canada Limited) of a 20% interest in PT Vale Indonesia Tbk (PT Vale) to...
24 June 2020

HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS HEAD OF BANKING LITIGATION RESPONDS TO NEWS THAT THE FCA WILL GET ENHANCED REGULATORY POWER TO PHASE OUT LIBOR

Responding to the news that the forthcoming Financial Services Bill will give the FCA enhanced regulatory powers to manage and direct any wind-down period prior to LIBOR cessation, Rupert Lewis, head of the banking litigation team at Herbert Smith Freehills LLP has commented as follows.
23 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Challenger Limited on its capital raising

Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to have advised Challenger Limited ( Challenger ) on its capital raising, comprising a fully underwritten A$270 million institutional placement and a non-underwritten share purchase plan to raise up to A$30 million.
23 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills boosts London corporate capability with ECM partner hire

Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has hired Michael Jacobs to join its market leading Global Corporate practice as an Equity Capital Markets partner in London.
23 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills achieved key milestones on new over EUR 20 billion mega-project in Russia

Herbert Smith Freehills is advising on Baltic LNG - the newest and one of the biggest integrated gas processing and LNG projects globally and currently the largest Russian national project.
17 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Healius on the sale of its medical and dental centres business

Herbert Smith Freehills’ M&A team has advised Healius Limited on the sale of its medical and dental centres business, with an enterprise value of A$500M, to funds managed by BGH Capital.
17 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills responds as UK Supreme Court rules on credit card fees

Responding to news that the UK's Supreme Court has handed down a judgment which considered pass on issues in the context of the credit card fees (which were found to have breached EU antitrust rules), Kim Dietzel, a partner in Herbert Smith Freehills' competition practice, says:
11 June 2020

Herbert Smith Freehills conseille Accor sur la mise en place d’une nouvelle ligne de crédit renouvelable d’un montant de 560 millions d’euros

Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé Accor, leader mondial dans le domaine du voyage et du lifestyle, dans le cadre de la mise en place d'une nouvelle ligne de crédit renouvelable d’un montant de 560 millions d’euros. Elle vient s'ajouter à la ligne de crédit de 1,2 milliard d'euros signée en juin...

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