HHR Ignites Kensington Capital’s $1.5B SPAC Merger With Wallbox Chargers SL
HHR is serving as legal advisor to special purpose acquisition company Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp. II in its pending merger with Wallbox Chargers SL, which will take the Spanish electric-vehicle charger maker public.
Firm Guides United Airlines in $10.75B Debt Financing, the Largest Ever
HHR represented United Airlines, Inc. in a $10.75 billion senior secured debt financing, which closed on April 21, 2021. This is the largest debt financing by an airline in history.
Hughes Hubbard Wins Appellate Victory for Dutch Firm in Fraud Case
HHR secured an appellate victory for Dutch hedge fund Palladyne International Asset Management when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a fraudulent inducement lawsuit brought by one of its former executives.
Firm Leads Grab in Going Public Via De-SPACing Merger at $40B Pro-Forma Valuation
Hughes Hubbard is acting as legal advisor to Grab Holdings Inc. in its proposed merger with Altimeter Growth Corp., a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), that will take Southeast Asia’s leading super app public in what is expected to be the largest SPAC merger ever.
HHR Paris Wins Acquittal for Former French PM in Corruption Trial
HHR Paris won an acquittal for Edouard Balladur before the Court of Justice of the Republic in the former French prime minister’s trial over allegations that he financed his 1995 presidential campaign with illegal kickbacks from international arms deals.
Hughes Hubbard Wins Asylum for Somali Refugee
The firm won asylum for a Somali refugee fleeing sectarian violence and the al-Shabaab terrorist group, ending his nearly five-year journey in search of safe haven.