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Fried Frank-Counseled Matter Shortlisted for IFLR Europe Awards’ M&A Deal of the Year

Accolades | February 20, 2020

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company’s £46 billion acquisition of Shire Plc was named to the IFLR Europe Awards’ shortlist in the M&A Deal of the Year category. The IFLR Awards celebrate legal innovation in cross-border transactions, and recognizes the teams and firms that were behind them.

Fried Frank acted as counsel to Evercore as financial advisor to Takeda Pharmaceutical Company in this transaction. The Fried Frank team was led by partners Philip Richter and Scott B. Luftglass and associates Roy Tannenbaum and Anne Aufhauser.

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