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.
02 November 2018
Moscow, Singapore and Hong Kong offices have advised Norilsk Nickel (Nornickel) on a long-term nickel and cobalt supply deal with the German chemical giant BASF
BASF has selected Harjavalta, Finland, as the first location for battery materials production serving the European automotive market. Start-up is planned for late 2020, enabling the supply of approximately 300,000 full electric vehicles per year with BASF battery materials. The new production plant...
18 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises EML Payments Limited on £226 million acquisition of Prepaid Financial Services
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised EML Payments Limited ( EML ) on its £226 million (A$423 million) acquisition of Prepaid Financial Services (Ireland) Limited ( PFS ), a multi-award winning European provider of white label payments and banking-as-a-service technology.
15 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills Advises Abcam on acquisition of Expedeon's proteomics and immunology business
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills is advising Abcam on its acquisition of Expedeon AG's proteomics and immunology business. The transaction values the business to be acquired at €120 million, is subject to approval by Expedeon AG's shareholders and is expected to close in early 2020...
13 November 2019
Supreme Court holds that public authorities may disapply secondary legislation where incompatible with the Human Rights Act
Responding to news that the Supreme Court has today unanimously held that public authorities, courts or tribunals can disapply a provision of secondary legislation which, if applied, would result in incompatibility with rights under the European Convention on Human Rights, Andrew Lidbetter, partner...
13 November 2019
HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS ADVISES ON LUPIN'S DIVESTMENT OF KYOWA PHARMACEUTICAL
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills is advising Nanomi B.V., a subsidiary of Lupin Limited, on the sale of its entire stake in its Japanese subsidiary, Kyowa Pharmaceutical Industry Co., Ltd. (Kyowa), to Unison Capital Partners IV, LPS and Unison Capital Partners IV (F). L.P., a leading...
12 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises financiers on AerDragon Aviation Partners' US$220 million senior secured commercial loan
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised a syndicate of financiers on AerDragon Aviation Partners' (Dragon) US$220 million senior secured commercial loan.
12 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises BlackRock and GIC on landmark acquisition of Kellas Midstream
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised a consortium comprising GIC Infrastructure and the Global Energy & Power Infrastructure funds advised by BlackRock in relation to their acquisition from funds advised by Antin Infrastructure Partners of Kellas Midstream.
08 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises financiers on the project financing of Snowtown 2 wind farm
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the financiers on the A$616 million standalone project financing for Tilt Renewables’ 270 MW Snowtown 2 Wind Farm in South Australia, which reached financial close on 24 October 2019.
08 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises on TOT BIOPHARM's Hong Kong Listing
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised ICBC International Capital Limited as the sole sponsor of the IPO and listing of TOT BIOPHARM International Company Limited on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
07 November 2019
Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung advises on Indonesian electricity company PLN’s US$1.5 billion bond issue
Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung has advised the underwriters of a US$1.5 billion triple-tranche dual-currency bond issue by Indonesia's state-owned electricity company, Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN).
06 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Virgin Australia on issuance of A$325M and US$425M notes
Herbert Smith Freehills is pleased to be advising Virgin Australia Holdings Limited ( Virgin Australia ) on its concurrent issues of A$ denominated unsecured notes to be listed on ASX to raise approximately A$325 million (with the ability to raise more or less) ( A$ Notes ) and US$ denominated...