Linklaters and Mandatin Siemens Fail to Acquire Alstom


McDermott represented Mitsubishi Heavy Industries as partner with Siemens to acquire the French power engineering business Alstom. Advising Mitsubishi were Jacques Buhart (whose former firm had represented Mitsubishi in another deal before he left to open McDermott’s Paris office), Bertrand Delafaye, Nicolas Lafont (Paris), Christian von Sydow, Dr. Germar Enders (Munich), Philipp Werner (Brussels), Mike Kendall (Boston), Obi Madubuko (New York), Henry Chen (Shanghai) and Jon Dubrow (Washington). Read the full article.