Morris Nichols Recognized by The Deal European Awards
Wilmington, DE (November 2, 2018) – Yesterday, The Deal presented its inaugural European awards honoring the most significant cross-border transactions from the past year and the leading M&A dealmakers.
Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP was recognized as a member of the Bayer AG team involved in the company’s acquisition of Monsanto Co. The $66 billion transaction was awarded “Deal of the Year.” Morris Nichols partner David Harris served as outside counsel, advising on certain aspects of internal restructuring and financing in advance of the blockbuster merger creating one of the world’s largest agrochemical companies.
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About Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP
Morris Nichols combines a broad national practice of corporate, intellectual property, business reorganization and restructuring, commercial law and litigation with a general business, tax, estate planning and real estate practice within the State of Delaware. The firm is regularly involved as lead counsel or co-counsel in matters of national and international significance, as well as those affecting its immediate community. Follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter.