Skadden has landed the top role advising Nomura on its $230 million acquisition of Lehman Brothers' Asian businesses, advising the Japanese bank from the firm's London and Hong Kong offices. Barclays had been competing with Nomura in a bidding war to acquire Lehman's Asian functions following the bank's shock collapse. Nomura panel firm Osborne Clarke is advising on all employment aspects of the Japanese bank's bid for Lehman's European assets.
Skadden Leads on Nomura's $230 Million Lehman Purchase
September 23, 2008