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Freshfields Represents Stagwell Media in Combination with MDC to Create Top Advertising Holding Company

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP (“Freshfields”) is representing Stagwell Media LP (“Stagwell”), a digital marketing investment group, in the combination of its businesses with MDC Partners (Nasdaq: MDCA) to create a leading advertising and marketing holding company. Upon the completion of the transaction, Stagwell will acquire a supermajority interest in the combined company. The Freshfields team is led by the corporate M&A group based in New York.

More details about the transaction can be found here.


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