Shearman & Sterling and Willkie Farr & Gallagher advised long-time clients The McGraw-Hill Companies and Bloomberg L.P., respectively, on Bloomberg’s acquisition of BusinessWeek announced late Tuesday.

Bloomberg had reportedly been vying with Thomson Reuters as the leading bidder for BusinessWeek, which like most media companies during the recession has been hit hard by losses in advertising and circulation.

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