Herbert Smith powers up with £12bn EDF role
Herbert Smith is advising EDF on the French energy giant's planned $12bn takeover of British Energy (BE) which is expected to close this week. A large Herbert Smith team has been working on the bid, with energy and natural resources partner Mark Newbury and corporate partner Michael Shaw at the helm. Both the Paris and the London office have been working on the deal.Legal Week previously reported that a raft of City firms were lining up for roles in the deal with Clifford Chance (CC) taking the lead mandate for BE.
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