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Latham & Watkins LLP

Manuel Deó

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Manuel Deó is a partner in the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Deó's practice focuses primarily on representing leading private equity houses and other domestic and international privately held and public companies on cross-border mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and restructuring transactions.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Latham & Watkins LLP is 'very well coordinated internally', and provides 'extremely good client care, attention and responsiveness across its international offices'. In addition to numerous private equity deals, it handled the €2.8bn acquisition of OHL Concesiones on behalf of the buyer, IFM Investors. The lead partner on the matter was Manuel Deó, who is 'an extremely bright lawyer, understands the business issues at stake and is resourceful'. José Sánchez-Dafos and Ignacio Pallarés are also recommended. Ignacio Balañá left to join Deloitte Legal in September 2017 and former office managing partner José Luis Blanco retired at the end of 2017. The position was taken over by Juan Picón.

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