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Weil Shortlisted for Fifteen Honors at The Deal Awards in 2021

Weil has been shortlisted for 15 awards at The Deal Awards for its accomplishments in major M&A transactions, private equity deals and complex restructurings. The awards recognize the most significant deals of the year across an array of sectors and categories, and highlight the firms and individuals at the forefront of the industry.

Weil was shortlisted for the following Firm and Individual awards:

  • Debtor Counsel of the Year – Firm (Large Cap)
  • Debtor Counsel of the Year – Individual (Large Cap): Ray C. Schrock, P.C.

The Firm was recognized for its work in connection with the following shortlisted transactions:

Deal of the Year (Large Cap)

  • T-Mobile Merger with Sprint Corporation  
  • International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) Merger with DuPont’s Nutrition & Biosciences Business
  • LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Acquisition of Tiffany & Co.

Cross-Border Deal of the Year

  • KKR Acquisition of Elsan Group
  • LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Acquisition of Tiffany & Co.

Restructuring Deal of the Year (Large Cap)

  • Serta Simmons Bedding LLC Out-of-Court Restructuring

Restructuring Deal (Middle Market)

  • Brooks Brothers Group, Inc. Chapter 11 Restructuring

Most Innovative Deal (Large Cap)

  • Liberty Broadband Acquisition of GCI Liberty, Inc.

Consumer, Retail, Food & Beverage Deal of the Year

  • LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Acquisition of Tiffany & Co.

Energy & Industrials Deal of the Year (Large Cap)

  • WillScot Corporation Merger with Mobile Mini, Inc.
  • International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) Merger with DuPont’s Nutrition & Biosciences Business
  • SunRun Inc. Acquisition of Vivint Solar

Technology, Media & Telecom Deal of the Year (Large Cap)

  • T-Mobile Merger with Sprint Corporation

Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on September 23, 2021.

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