Italy Team Named “Equity Capital Markets Firm of the Year”

Latham also recognized for advising on the “Corporate M&A Deal of the Year” at Legalcommunity’s 2016 Corporate M&A Awards.

June 23, 2016

Legalcommunity named Latham & Watkins “Equity Capital Markets Firm of the Year” at its 2016 Corporate M&A Awards, which honors exemplary legal advocacy by firms located in Italy. Legalcommunity noted that clients praise “the international scope of the practice and the responsiveness and accuracy of [Latham & Watkins’] team.” Latham was also honored for advising on the “Corporate M&A Deal of the Year,” which went to China National Chemical Corporation's take-private acquisition of Pirelli & C. S.p.A., an international tire manufacturer headquartered in Italy, and the related acquisition debt financing. According to Legalcommunity, “this €8 billion deal was the most important and complex transaction in the market in 2015.”

Notice: We appreciate your interest in Latham & Watkins. If your inquiry relates to a legal matter and you are not already a current client of the firm, please do not transmit any confidential information to us. Before taking on a representation, we must determine whether we are in a position to assist you and agree on the terms and conditions of engagement with you. Until we have completed such steps, we will not be deemed to have a lawyer-client relationship with you, and will have no duty to keep confidential the information we receive from you. Thank you for your understanding.