DLA Piper advises Brookstone Partners on the acquisition of AM Wind

DLA Piper has advised the US private equity fund Brookstone Partners on their acquisition of Morocco-based renewable energy company AM Wind from Altus and All’in Consulting. The acquisition is a part of Brookstone Partners’ plans to develop a 900 MW wind...

K&L Gates Launches Cross-Practice Opportunity Zones Initiative

Global law firm K&L Gates LLP has launched a cross-disciplinary Opportunity Zones (OZ) offering to assist clients with the logistical, legal, and regulatory hurdles stemming from the new Opportunity Zones program created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. The...

Dentons advises Europa Capital on the sale of Spektrum Tower in Warsaw

Dentons has advised Europa Capital, a real estate investment manager focused on the European markets, on the sale of Spektrum Tower to Globalworth Poland. The transaction value was €101 million. Spektrum Tower is a modern building situated in the heart of Warsaw, in...

Squire Patton Boggs Advises EDF on Wind Farms acquisition

Squire Patton Boggs has advised EDF Renewables in relation to the sale of a 49% minority stake in 24 of its UK wind farms (c.550 MW). The cash proceeds to EDF at close for the 49% stake were £701 million. The new partnership with Dalmore Capital Limited and Pensions...

Ashurst advises on the £24.5bn increased offer for Sky by 21st Century Fox

Ashurst is advising Deutsche Bank in relation to the increased offer by 21st Century Fox for Sky plc, announced today. Deutsche Bank is acting as lead financial advisers to 21st Century Fox in relation to the proposed acquisition. Under the terms of the increased...