TITLE

A&O and Linklaters earn bumper payday as public M&A fees rebound

PUB. DATE
February 2015
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);2/10/2015, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the £10.4 million earnings for legal fees that firms Allen and Overy and Linklaters for advising the merger of insurers Aviva and Friends Life. It states that the amount is the largest payout on a public merger and acquisition deal in Great Britain since 2013. Also mentioned are mergers with big amount of advisory fees including the Tui Travel and Tui AG, in which its lawyers earned a combined £9.8 million.
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