Steven Glanz

Partner at Baker & McKenzie LLP

Steven Glanz

Steven Glanz

Partner at Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Steven Glanz — one of the Firm’s most senior M&A partners — serves as chairman of Baker & McKenzie's Asia-Pacific M&A Committee.

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Steven Glanz is one of the Firm's most senior Mergers & Acquisitions partners. He joined Baker & McKenzie in 1978 and worked in the Firm’s New York office from 1981 to 1982. Steven became a partner in 1984, he was the Managing Partner for Australia from 1991 to 1995 and was until recently the Chairman of the Firm’s Asia Pacific M&A Committee.

Steven is highly experienced in all aspects of corporate takeovers and divestments across the Australian and the Asia Pacific market, and in major capital markets transactions.

Representative Legal Matters

* Advising Washington H Soul Pattinson & Company Ltd on a shareholder dispute with Perpetual Limited and Carnegie Group.
* Advising Altamont Capital Partners on its A$395 million recapitalisation of Billabong and acquisition of the Dakine brand from Billabong.
* Advising Passport Capital on complex pre-bid option arrangements with Rio Tinto in relation to Rio Tinto's off market takeover bid for Riversdale Mining.
* Acting for Transfield Services Limited on the sale of TSI Fund to Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding PCL.
* Advising Mitr Pohl on its A$313 million takeover bid for MSF Sugar Limited.
* Advising iSOFT Group Limited on the A$480 million takeover by Computer Sciences Corporation.
* Acting for Asahi on the acquisition of Cadbury Schweppes's Australian beverages business.
* Advising New Hope Corporation Limited on the A$2.45 billion sale of the New Saraji Coal Project to the BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance.
* Advising Billiton Plc in connection with the proposed acquisition of CSR’s and AMP’s interests in the Gove bauxite and alumina operation in the Northern Territory for approximately A$700 million.
* Acting on the takeover of Mayne Pharma by Hospira, Inc for A$2.2 billion.

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Professional Honors

* Leading Lawyer - Mergers & Acquisitions, IFLR 2013
* Leading Individual - Corporate/M&A, Chambers Asia Pacific, 2013
* Leading Individual - Capital Markets, Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

* ASIC - Mergers & Acquisitions Liaison Committee
* American Chamber of Commerce - Governor

Admission

High Court of Australia~Australia (1987)
Victoria~Australia (1984)
New South Wales~Australia (1978)

Education

Columbia University (New York) (LL.M.) (1981)
University of New South Wales (LL.B.) (1977)
University of New South Wales (B.Com.) (1975)

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Baker & McKenzie LLP is a US based law firm that provides legal services. It serves diverse clients from dozens of offices across the Americas and in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company was founded in 1949 and it is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Baker & McKenzie LLP is a US based law firm that provides legal services. It serves diverse clients from dozens of offices across the Americas and in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company was founded in 1949 and it is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Hanesbrands, Inc. purchases Hanes Australasia Pty Ltd.

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Computer Sciences Corp. purchases iSOFT Group Pty Ltd. from Oceania Capital Partners

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Pacific Equity Partners Pty Ltd., REDgroup Retail Pty Ltd. purchase Borders Group, Inc. /AU NZ & SG Bus (3) from Borders Group, Inc.

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