A report released this week by Clifford Chance points to a revival in European M&A amid the continent?s ongoing economic woes. The firm recently advised French conglomerate Carrefour on the $683 million sale of a stake in its Middle Eastern joint venture, while Magic Circle rival Allen & Overy is counseling British banking giant Lloyds on two major transactions. Elsewhere, Baker & McKenzie is representing a Belgian investor on another $2.6 billion deal and Cadwalader is counseling Irish drug maker Elan in a fierce transatlantic takeover fight.
Amid Comeback Talk, Global Trio Grab Big Euro M&A Deals
The Am Law Daily
June 7, 2013