Weinhold Legal, working alongside global counsel Kirkland & Ellis, has advised Lionbridge AI on the Czech legal aspects of its USD 935 million sale to Canadian telecom company Telus. Shearman & Sterling was global counsel to Telus.
Lionbridge is a global provider of marketing, testing, and globalization services. The company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, and operates a network of more than 500,000 experts in over 5,000 cities around the world.
Weinhold Legal’s team included Managing Partner Daniel Weinhold and Attorneys-At-Law Tomas Cermak and Eva Prochazkova.
Kirkland & Ellis's team was led by Los Angeles-based Transactional Partners Tana Ryan and Michele Cumpston, Chicago-based Tax Partner Lee Morlock, and Los Angeles-based Tax PartnerJosh McLane.
Shearman & Sterling’s US-based team consisted of Partners Scott Petepiece, Jessica Delbaum, Alan Goudiss, Sean Skiffington, John Beahn, Lona Nallengara, Mallory Brennan, Doreen Lilienfeld, and Jordan Altman, Counsels Jonathan Cheng and Sara Ashall, and Associates Andreas Piepers, Melisa Brower, Noni Nelson, Sonia Khandekar, and Maeve Wilson.