Fried Frank Deals Nominated in Multiple Categories for IFLR 2010 Americas and IFLR 2010 European Awards

Fried Frank Deals Nominated in Multiple Categories for IFLR 2010 Americas and IFLR 2010 European Awards

Fried Frank announced today that the Firm's work has been nominated in four categories for both the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 2010 Americas and European Awards.

For the 2010 IFLR Americas Awards, the Firm's work was nominated for:

  • "Debt and Equity-Linked Deal of the Year" for its representation of Paulson & Co. in connection with Dow Chemical's US$18b acquisition of Rohm and Haas Co.;
  • "M&A Deal of the Year" for its representation of Merck in connection with its US$41b merger with Schering-Plough; and
  • "Private Equity Deal of the Year" for its representation of Northrop Grumman in connection with its agreement to sell TASC, Inc., its advisory services business, for US$1.65b to General Atlantic and KKR.

For the 2010 IFLR European Awards, the Firm's work was nominated for:

  • "Private Equity Deal of the Year" for its representation of Permira Advisers LLP in connection with its transaction with News Corporation's public subsidiary, NDS Group plc, to take NDS private.

The winners of the IFLR European Awards will be announced on March 18, 2010 in London and winners of the IFLR Americas Awards will be announced on March 25, 2010 in New York.

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