07 July 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Citigroup on new German Headquarter Lease
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Citigroup on the lease of more than 10,000 sqm of office space in the Frankfurt "Taurus" building. Such building, which is still under construction, will serve as Citigroup's new German headquarter.
24 June 2022
For second consecutive year, Herbert Smith Freehills named the only firm globally recognised by Chambers in all Alternative Legal Services specialties
Herbert Smith Freehills stands unrivalled as the only law firm OR provider of Alternative Legal Services in the world to be recognised in all four categories of the 2022 Chambers Alternative Legal Service Providers Guide.
13 June 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises SoftBank on the acquisition of an equity stake in 1NCE
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised SoftBank Corp. on acquiring an equity stake in IoT mobile provider 1NCE GmbH. SoftBank also signed an exclusive distribution agreement with 1NCE covering the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
10 June 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan as joint bookrunners on 10% capital increase of HOCHTIEF AG
Herbert Smith Freehills advised Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan as joint bookrunners on the increase of HOCHTIEF Aktiengesellschaft’s share capital by just under 10 percent against cash contribution.
09 May 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills appoints first global workforce strategy director
International law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed Helen Hopkin as the firm's first Director of Global Workforce Strategy and Implementation. Hopkin, who is based in London, joins the firm from PwC where she has worked in various operational and HR director roles for over 20 years with...
05 May 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises SoftBank Robotics Group Corp on the sale of its French subsidiary SoftBank Robotics Europe to United Robotics Group
International leading law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised SoftBank Robotics Group Corp. (SBRG) on the conclusion of an agreement for the sale of its French subsidiary SoftBank Robotics Europe (SBRE), a leader in humanoid robotics, , to United Robotics Group (URG), a subsidiary of the RAG-...
28 April 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills ernennt Dr. Hannes Jacobi zum Counsel
Herbert Smith Freehills ernennt mit Wirkung zum 1. Mai 2022 den Finanzierungsexperten Dr. Hannes Jacobi zum Counsel. Weltweit befördert die Kanzlei 33 Associates zu Counseln und nimmt zugleich 20 Anwälte und 14 Anwältinnen in die Partnerschaft auf.
05 April 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills advises HIH Invest Real Estate as financial investment manager of Benelux Commercial Real Estate Fund and its asset manager EDR REIM on real estate financing
Herbert Smith Freehills advised the financial investment management company HIH Invest Real Estate GmbH on the financing of three properties for the open-ended real estate special fund Benelux Commercial Real Estate Fund.
20 January 2022
Herbert Smith Freehills warns business leaders to 'act now' on patents after news that UPC could be only eight months away
Responding to the news that Austria has now ratified the Protocol to the Unified Patent Court (UPC) Agreement, meaning the new court could be as little as eight months away, Herbert Smith Freehills Partner Sebastian Moore says, " The stakes are high, because the UPC will have the power to order pan...