Arthur Cox has advised on deal combining two of the largest medical device manufacturers in the world

18-06-2014

US multinational Medtronic has agreed this week to buy Covidien, for US$42.9 billion in cash and stock. This deal will combine two of the largest medical device manufacturers in the world.

Led by Managing Partner, Brian O’Gorman, the Arthur Cox team advising Covidien includes corporate partners Geoff Moore, Stephen Ranalow and Stephen Hegarty, as well as tax partner Fintan Clancy.  Covidien is also being advised by Goldman Sachs and US law firm Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.