Global 20: Dewey & LeBoeuf

Law360, New York (May 26, 2011, 6:09 PM EDT) -- Like many global firms, Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP practices across the Northern Hemisphere; unlike most, it's done extensive work in Africa, including a groundbreaking, international $1.75 billion bond issue for South African state utility Eskom Holdings Ltd., placing it among Law360’s Global 20.

The bond issue took place earlier this year and got legal guidance from the New York-based firm's Johannesburg team, whose office opened in 2000. The bond issue was regarded by bankers as far away as London and New York as well-executed, marking a...
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