Royal & SunAlliance settles on Herbies for Japan sell-off

Harris, Joanne
December 2004
Lawyer;12/6/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that law firm Herbert Smith's growing practice in Tokyo, Japan has pulled off a surprise with an instruction from Royal & SunAlliance (RSA). Disposal of the Japanese insurance business of RSA to American International Group Inc.; Tokyo managing partner Steve Lewis' success in overcoming legislative hurdles to complete the sale; First occasion that an insurer has exited Japan voluntarily.


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