09 June 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Achilles Vaccines in record seed financing for biotech sector
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Achilles Vaccines, a biotech company focusing on the research and development of vaccines against malaria and other serious infectious diseases, in relation to obtaining €11 million funding for the research and development of a monoclonal antibody against COVID-...
31 January 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills Energy Partner Lorenzo Parola recognised as “Energy Lawyer Of The Year”
Herbert Smith Freehills' energy partner Lorenzo Parola has been named "Energy Lawyer of the Year" by Legalcommunity, a leading Italian legal publication. Lorenzo is the only Italian lawyer who has received this prestigious award four times.
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.
16 July 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills Hires Six-Strong Energy, Infrastructure, Competition and Regulatory Team for Milan Office
Herbert Smith Freehills has hired market-leading energy and infrastructure practice headed by Partners Lorenzo Parola and Francesca Morra, who will join the firm's office in Milan along with a team of four associates.
15 May 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills Partner Laura Orlando Named IP Lawyer Of The Year 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills Partner Laura Orlando has been named IP Lawyer of the Year 2019 at the prestigious LegalCommunity IP & TMT Awards in Italy. LegalCommunity is one of two leading Italian legal publishers and their Awards nights aim to bring out the excellence of the Italian legal market...
30 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Michael Cassel Group on strategic investment by Amplify
Herbert Smith Freehills’ private equity and venture capital team has advised Michael Cassel Group on a strategic investment in its business by Amplify, a global live entertainment and content holding company.
29 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills helps long-term tech client TCL complete strategic transformation / 史密夫斐尔为科技行业长期客户TCL完成战略转型提供助力
Global leading law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised consumer electronics manufacturer TCL Electronics Holdings Limited on an asset restructuring as part of a business transformation by its parent company TCL Holdings.
24 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Ventia on A$485m cross-border acquisition of Broadspectrum from Ferrovial
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised leading infrastructure services company Ventia on its acquisition of Broadspectrum from publicly-listed Spanish parent company Ferrovial, for an equity value of A$485m.
24 July 2020
Rise in class actions cannot be put down to rise in corporate misconduct, says Herbert Smith Freehills
An ongoing narrative that the growing frequency of shareholder class actions is a response to an increase in corporate misconduct does not hold water, according to Australia’s leading class actions defence law firm.
23 July 2020
Hipgnosis charts music success with advice from Herbert Smith Freehills
Herbert Smith Freehills has helped Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (LSE: SONG) hit new musical high notes by providing advice on a upsized credit agreement with a syndicated group of lenders. The terms provide for a $400 million New York law Net Asset Value-based secured revolving credit facility (RCF...
21 July 2020
Big data poses challenges for white collar crime investigations and enforcement
Significant developments in data analytics and artificial intelligence are shaping the face of regulatory compliance, government investigations and enforcement, according to analysis from global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills.
17 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Sinochem on sale of Indonesian oil and gas assets / 史密夫斐尔为中化集团出售印尼油气资产提供法律服务
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has assisted China energy major and longstanding client Sinochem on the completion the disposal of its interests in oil-and-gas exploration blocks in south Sumatra.