08 October 2020
Firm wins PPP Law firm of the Year at the Russian National Infrastructure Awards (ROSINFRA)
Herbert Smith Freehills has been named “PPP Law firm of the Year” for the third time in five years at the prestigious Russian National Infrastructure Awards (ROSINFRA). The award ceremony took place on 28th of September 2020 at the PPP Week Congress in Moscow.
01 October 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills Gets Lifetime Ban Reversed for Three Olympic Athletes
Herbert Smith Freehills’ Moscow office has secured a successful annulment by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) for three Russian biathletes, after they were banned by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from ever participating at Olympic Games in any capacity.
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.
21 November 2019
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ADVISES ANEX GROUP ON THE ACQUISITION OF FORMER THOMAS COOK BUSINESSES INTOURIST, BUCHER REISEN AND ÖGER TOURS
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised ANEX Group on the acquisition of Intourist, Bucher Reisen and ÖGER TOURS. All three travel businesses were part of the insolvent Thomas Cook Group.
01 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Pertamina-Rosneft JV on engineering contracts for Indonesian mega-refinery
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised a Pertamina-Rosneft joint venture company on the award of engineering contracts for a new US$16 billion refinery in Indonesia.
19 July 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Groupe Atlantic on the acquisition of a Russian floor heating and cable giant and related joint venture arrangements
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Groupe Atlantic, a leading European producer of heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment and a long-standing client of the firm's Paris office, on the acquisition of 45% of the residential heating solutions business of SST Group and related joint...
12 June 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises China's CNODC on stake in Arctic LNG project / 史密夫斐尔律师事务所协助中石油参股北极LNG项目
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Company (CNODC), a subsidiary of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), on its investment in a 10% stake in Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project.
03 June 2019
Moscow office wins Corporate Law Firm of the Year at the Chambers Russia Awards 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills was named Corporate Law Firm of the Year and shortlisted for Finance Firm of the Year and PPP Firm of the Year at the Chambers Russia Awards 2019 ceremony held in Moscow on 28 May 2019. A good way to mark the 20th anniversary of our office in Russia.
27 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises on Gland Pharma’s US$872 million India IPO / 史密夫斐尔律师事务所为Gland Pharma 8.72亿美元印度IPO提供法律服务
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the book running lead managers on the global offering and listing of Gland Pharma Limited on India’s Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE).
26 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Bharti and its consortium with the UK government on the acquisition of OneWeb
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Bharti Global and its consortium with the UK Government (through the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), on the successful closing of the acquisition of OneWeb in connection with its US court-supervised...
24 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Aquind on successful appeal before the European General Court
Global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Aquind, developer of the Aquind electricity interconnector, on its successful appeal before the General Court of the Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators’ (“ACER”) decision to reject an application for exemption pursuant to Article 17...
20 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises sponsors on Antengene’s HK$2.6 billion Hong Kong IPO / 史密夫斐尔律师事务所作为联席保荐人境外律师为德琪医药26亿港元IPO提供法律服务
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan as joint sponsors of biopharmaceutical company Antengene Corporation Limited (06996.HK)’s mainboard listing on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
20 November 2020
Judge rules trustees are required to top-up historic cash equivalent transfer values in 2nd Lloyds judgment
Responding to news that the judgment in the second instalment of the GMP equalisation litigation involving Lloyds Banking Group’s defined benefit (DB) pension schemes has been handed down today, Samantha Brown , regional head of employment, pensions and incentives at Herbert Smith Freehills, says...
19 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills conseille Airbus SE dans le cadre de la négociation d’un crédit syndiqué de 6 milliards d’euros intégrant des critères ESG
Le cabinet d’avocats d’affaires International Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé Airbus SE, multinationale européenne leader de l’aéronautique, de l’espace et des services associés, sur la négociation d’un crédit syndiqué de 6 milliards d’euros. La documentation intègre un mécanisme d’ajustement...
18 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Tryg on £7.2 billion recommended takeover of RSA
In a major transaction across the Scandinavian, Canadian and UK markets, leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Copenhagen-based Scandinavian insurance company Tryg A/S (Tryg), as part of a consortium with Intact Financial Corporation (Intact) which co-bid for RSA together with...
17 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Amarenco Group on its €150 million new capital commitment
Leading international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Amarenco Group, a major global solar power producer and a leading company in sustainability, on its €150 million new capital increase with Tikehau Capital, the alternative asset management and investment group, and IDIA Capital...
12 November 2020
Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung advises LinkAja on strategic investment by Grab and Series B fundraising
Leading Indonesian law firm Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung (HBT) has advised LinkAja, the state-backed digital payment platform, on a strategic investment by Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading super app.
11 November 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Coca-Cola Amatil on proposed A$10.9 Billion acquisition by Coca-Cola European Partners
Herbert Smith Freehills is pleased to be advising Coca-Cola Amatil Limited ( Amatil ) on all aspects of its proposed acquisition by Coca-Cola European Partners plc ( CCEP ), under which all of the issued shares held by independent shareholders of Amatil are proposed to be acquired by CCEP pursuant...