The Firm’s lawyers work with telecommunications clients as they anticipate and manage competition, consolidation and globalization in the industry. Our clients across the industry—in broadband, cable, mobile and satellite—operate in both mature and emerging markets.
Our work includes the representation of participants in acquisitions and joint ventures, and the representation of issuers and investment banks on capital markets and financing transactions. Our deals have included:
- Vodafone in the sale of its 45% interest in Verizon Wireless to Verizon Communications Inc. for US$130 billion
- Microsoft in its $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia’s phone business
- Chilean telecommunications company Entel in its $1 billion inaugural offering of senior notes
- Airvana Network Solutions in its sale to Ericsson