Americas

We have a long history of assisting our clients in their activities across the length and breadth of this diverse continent. This is reflective of the sheer strength of the Americas and its myriad of business opportunities. Our relationships with the leading firms throughout the region have been borne out of many years of transatlantic collaboration.


Key experience

Our key experience includes advising:

Taylor Wimpey on the sale of its North American Business for US$955 million (£595 million).

GlaxoSmithKline on an agreement with Prestige Brands Holdings Inc to divest non-core Healthcare OTC products in Canada and the United States for £426 million.

Dufry in connection with the restructuring of the Dufry AG Group and its financing facilities in preparation for the initial public offering of ordinary shares in Dufry South America, effected by way of a consecutive primary listing in Luxembourg and secondary listing in Brazil.

Talisman Energy on the acquisition of BP Exploration Company (Colombia) Limited for approximately US$1.9 billion in cash; and on related arrangements with Ecopetrol SA.


Recent Work