White & Case Advises Deutsche Bank on Caesars Entertainment's £2.9 Billion Takeover of William Hill

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Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised Deutsche Bank AG, as financial adviser to Caesars Entertainment, Inc. on its successful £2.9 billion takeover of UK-based William Hill PLC, one of the world's leading betting and gaming companies.

"We have advised Deutsche Bank on this significant acquisition, which was one of the largest US/UK transactions announced in 2020," said White & Case partner Philip Broke. "The acquisition involved bespoke financing arrangements where our depth and breadth of experience in global mergers and acquisitions, financing capabilities and cross-practice expertise allowed us to deliver timely solutions critical to success."

The White & Case team which advised on the transaction included partners Philip Broke, Jeremy Duffy, Dominic Ross, Ingrid York (all London), David Ridley and Edward So (both New York), counsel Nathaniel Crowley (Hong Kong) and associates Sonica Tolani, Robert Beazley and Edwina Daws (all London).

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