Pages: 228

ISBN: 978-1-83862-197-1

  • £300.00

Global panel led by Simpson Thacher and Bartlett LLP

Published in December 2019, this edition features:

Editorial chapters:

  • Global Trends
    • Alan M Klein, Simpson Thacher and Bartlett LLP


  • Africa – A Regional Overview
  • Argentina
  • Austria
  • Czech Republic
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Germany
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Russia
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Alan M Klein, Simpson Thacher and Bartlett LLP

Alan M Klein is a partner at Simpson Thacher and Bartlett LLP, and a member of the firm’s corporate department with extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, shareholder activism and corporate governance matters. He assisted Microsoft in its US$24.6 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, ChemChina in its US$46.6 billion acquisition of Syngenta, Tyco in its US$27.7 billion merger with Johnson Controls, Inc and The ADT Corporation in its US$12.3 billion sale to Apollo Group Management. In addition to the LinkedIn transaction, he represented Microsoft on its US$7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia’s phone business, its US$8.5 billion acquisition of Skype and its investment in Barnes & Noble’s Nook business. Other clients have included Tyco International, Best Buy, Chinalco, Gas Natural SA, Portugal Telecom, Gerdau Ameristeel, Bavaria SA and Owens-Illinois. In 2012, The American Lawyer named him a ‘Dealmaker of the Year’. He is a frequent commentator on M&A issues. Klein is co-head of the firm’s mergers and acquisitions practice.

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