One of the poorest countries in the world, Liberia is actually rich in natural resources, but those industries were largely destroyed by civil war and corruption. Now, Cravath, Swaine & Moore has helped the country's new government renegotiate a billion-dollar iron ore mining contract with Mittal Steel, the world's largest steel company. The agreement has been widely hailed in the international press, and even the harshest critics of the old contract have commended the changes.
Cravath Helps Win a New Deal for Liberia
The American Lawyer
July 16, 2007