London - Paul Hastings LLP was named both “M&A Team of the Year (Large Deals)” and “Private Equity Team of the Year” at the Transatlantic Legal Awards 2019, held in London on 13 June. The awards, presented by Legal Week, The American Lawyer, and Corporate Counsel magazine, are judged by a panel of senior editors and reporters from the United States and the U.K. and aim to identify the law firms, lawyers and in-house legal departments leading the way in the world’s two largest and most fiercely competitive legal markets.
The M&A deal featured was Teleperformance’s $1 billion acquisition of Intelenet from Blackstone, which featured lawyers in the San Diego, London, Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and Paris offices.
The private equity deal was Abry Partners’ acquisition of Link Mobility where our team advised on all aspects of the transaction including corporate, financing, tax, privacy, and competition.
At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.