Freshfields represents Americold in $1.74B acquisition of Agro Merchants Group from Oaktree CapitalFreshfields is representing its publicly traded REIT client, Americold (NYSE: COLD), in the US$1.74 billion acquisition of Agro Merchants Group, from Oaktree Capital as announced in the press release here.
The Freshfields team was led by corporate M&A partner Ethan Klingsberg and counsel Andrea Basham in New York, corporate real estate partner Alex Watt and senior associate Palina Pradhan in London; a global antitrust team including competition partner Alan Ryan in Silicon Valley and associate Felix Roscam Abbing in Amsterdam; a global tax team including partners Claude Stansbury in Washington, D.C., Eelco Van Der Stock in Amsterdam and Jill Gatehouse in London; a global employee benefits and labor law team including partners Kathleen M. Healy in London, Brechje Nollen in Amersterdam, Raquel Florez in Madrid and Karin Buzanich-Sommeregger in Vienna; and a global regulatory and compliance team including partner Michael Ramb in Berlin.
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