Private Equity Push Yields Roles for Shearman, Sidley, Skadden

, The Am Law Daily

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, Sidley Austin, Shearman & Sterling, and Magic Circle firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer are advising on a batch of deals announced late this holiday season in which private equity firms such as Apollo, Cinven, EQT, and Permira are moving to either buy or sell assets before turning the page on 2012.