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Freshfields' M&A Co-Head Sees Active Sellers Market In 2021

By Benjamin Horney (January 22, 2021, 2:29 PM EST) -- The deal-making rebound that began late last year will flourish in 2021, with the scales tilting in favor of sellers, although attorneys will need to be prepared for increased scrutiny on cross-border transactions from regulatory bodies around the world, according to Matthew Herman, co-head of Freshfield's global M&A practice.

Matthew Herman Herman, who is also U.S. managing partner for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP's corporate and M&A practice group, dished on a variety of M&A-related topics in a recent interview with Law360, discussing everything from the general state of the market to the increasing popularity of special purpose acquisition companies and the expected increases in...

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