Weil Gotshal handles US Steel Slovakia deal

Author: | Published: 1 Nov 2000

US Steel, the largest steel-maker in the US, has bought the Slovakian steel group Vychodoslovenske Zeleziarne (VSZ) for $475 million. The deal represents the second-largest acquisition in Slovakia's history.

Weil Gotshal & Manges advised US Steel from its London, Frankfurt and Prague offices. Bruce Johnston led the team, which also used Bratislava firm Csekes Vilagi Dragovee and partners to advise on Slovak legal...