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Weil Advises Tianqi Lithium in its Agreement to Purchase Nutrien’s SQM A Share Investment

Weil is advising Tianqi Lithium Corporation (Tianqi Lithium) in its pending $4.07 billion acquisition of approximately 63 million A Shares of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. from Nutrien Ltd. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals and Tianqi Lithium shareholder approval, and is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2018.

The Weil team advising Tianqi Lithium is led by Co-Head of M&A and Private Equity Michael Lubowitz and includes Mergers & Acquisitions associates Kimberly Thibault, Andrea Ryken and Brianna Dollinger.