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.
02 April 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills take home CEE Legal Matters 'Deal of the Year' award for the second year in the row
Herbert Smith Freehills corporate and M&A team in Russia have been awarded the CEE Legal Matters 'Deal of the Year' award for their involvement on the merger of CJSC Transmashholding and LocoTech-Service LLC for Alstom Transport S.A.
21 March 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills take home the Corporate Deal of the Year Award at The Lawyer European Awards 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills has been awarded the European Corporate Deal of the Year Award for their work advising Bonum Capital investment fund at The Lawyer European Awards 2019 on Tuesday 19 March in London.
21 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Hammerson on sale of 7 retail parks
Herbert Smith Freehills has acted on behalf of Hammerson Plc, a major British property development and investment company, in relation to a sale of a portfolio of seven retail parks for a net consideration of approximately £395 million.
20 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills Kewei advises Huaneng Power International on dual-tranche US$600 million bond issue / 科伟史密夫斐尔联营办公室为华能国际发行两笔总计6亿美元债券提供法律服务
Leading global firm Herbert Smith Freehills and its joint operation partner Kewei have advised power generation giant Huaneng Power International Inc. on its US$600 million Regulation S offering of guaranteed fixed rate notes listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
20 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills conseille le groupe MCA dans la restructuration de son capital
Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé le groupe MCA, société internationale d’ingénierie et de conseil en technologies qui accompagne ses talents sur des projets d’envergure auprès de grands groupes industriels, dans la restructuration de son capital.
20 February 2020
Response to HMRC guidance on tax issues associated with implementing GMP equalisation
Responding to news that HMRC has published guidance on the tax issues associated with implementing GMP equalisation, Samantha Brown, head of pensions at Herbert Smith Freehills’, says “the guidance will cause concern for trustees because it raises the prospect of members losing protection against...
19 February 2020
Seven at Herbert Smith Freehills named as trademark, patent and copyright leaders in 2020 leaders list by World IP Review
Seven partners from across Herbert Smith Freehills’ global intellectual property practice have been named in the World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR) 2020 leaders list.
18 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Huaneng Renewables Corp. Ltd on its privatisation from Hong Kong’s Stock Exchange / 史密夫斐尔律师事务所为华能新能源股份有限公司H股股份私有化并退市提供法律服务
Leading global firm Herbert Smith Freehills have advised one of China’s top power producers, Huaneng Renewables Corp. Ltd., on its voluntary delisting of its H shares on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. The delisting is expected to take place on 24 February 2020.
13 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises bookrunners and lead managers on Avenue Supermarts’ US$567 million placement on India’s National Stock Exchange
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the bookrunners on a half-billion US dollar institutional placement on India’s National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
12 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills represents Tate Gallery in Court of Appeal win in dispute concerning viewing platform overlooking residential flats
Herbert Smith Freehills acted successfully for Tate Gallery in defeating an appeal by residents of four flats in the Neo Bankside development on the South Bank, who claimed in private nuisance on the basis that their flats were overlooked by Tate's viewing platform.
12 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Roborigger on Series A capital raise led by Blackbird
Herbert Smith Freehills’ private equity and venture capital team has advised on a Series A capital raise for Roborigger — an Australian company whose wireless load controlling system allows crane operators to remotely control and release their loads without workers having to be in the vicinity of...
11 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills announces partnership with Frankfurt-based innovation hub TechQuartier
Herbert Smith Freehills, one of the world’s leading legal services businesses, is announcing a collaboration with Frankfurt-based innovation hub TechQuartier . The goal of the collaboration is to explore the latest applications of new technologies in the context of legal practice, while further...
10 February 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Save the Children Australia on the launch of its ground-breaking social impact investment fund
In a first for the Australian charity sector, Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Save the Children Australia on the launch of its new social impact investment fund, the Save the Children Australia Impact Investment Fund ( Fund ).