Powered by

Freshfields, Latham Among Top Firms On $30B Merger of Insurance Giants

Mar 09, 2020 - Legal Week
Board and Executive Moves-Mergers and Acquisitions

Three U.S. firms and a Magic Circle firm have won places advising on the merger of insurance giants Aon and Willis Towers Watson, creating a company with an expected combined $80 billion value.

London-headquartered insurance companies Aon and Willis Towers Watson announced their merger Monday, in a $30 billion deal.

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Latham & Watkins, and Arthur Cox are advising Aon while Weil Gotshal & Manges, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and Matheson advi...