Mergers & Acquisitions
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Our M&A lawyers are among the most experienced and effective in the world. We represent many of the world's largest publicly traded and privately held companies, as well as leading private equity firms, hedge funds, financial advisors and other financial institutions and investors on their most important merger, acquisitions and takeover transactions.
Paul, Weiss is advising National General Holdings Corporation in its sale to the Allstate Corporation for approximately $4 billion in cash. National General is a specialty personal lines insurance holding company serving a wide range of customer segments through a network of approximately 42,300 independent agents for property-liability products. Under the terms of the transaction, National General shareholders will receive $34.50 in total value per share, a 69% premium to National General’s closing share price. The transaction is expected to close in early 2021, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.
The Paul, Weiss team includes corporate partners Adam Givertz and Jeffrey Marell and counsel Steve Centa and Christian Kurtz; tax partner Scott Sontag; employee benefits partner Jean McLoughlin and counsel Reuven Falik; real estate partner Salvatore Gogliormella; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; litigation partner Andrew Gordon and counsel Steven Herzog, Peter Jaffe and Rachel Fiorill; and antitrust counsel Marta Kelly.July 7, 2020