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vodafone33-Article-201703200721 Slaughter and May, Allen & Overy (A&O) and a trio of Indian law firms have taken lead roles on the multibillion-dollar merger of Vodafone India and Indian telecoms company Idea, a deal that will create the country’s largest telecoms operator.

The merger, which is slated to close in 2018, will create a combined company valued at more than $20bn (£16bn), boasting 400 million customers, 35% customer market share and 41% revenue market share.

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James Booth

James joined Legal Week in June 2015. He reports on leading UK law firms, as well as covering the African legal market. He previously worked for legal directory Chambers & Partners as a deputy editor.

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