Freshfields fights 'rearguard battle' on MTN merger block

O'Connor, Joanne
April 2005
Lawyer;4/25/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 16, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that Freshfields LLP has waded in on behalf of client MTN in the mobile company's last-ditch attempt to block the merger between Celtel and Kuwait's Mobile Telecommunications Company (MTC). The magic circle firm, led by partner James Wood and instructing Charles Hollander QC and Jasbhir Dillon of Brick Court Chambers, went to the Commercial Court last week to seek disclosure of key Celtel documents as it attempts to build a case for preventing the merger.


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