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O’Melveny Recognized at 2016 China Law & Practice Awards for TMT Deal of the Year

September 22, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BEIJING  September 22, 2016  O’Melveny was recognized for advising WuXi PharmaTech Inc. on its US$3.3 billion privatization at the 2016 China Law & Practice Awards held September 21, 2016, in Beijing. The transaction was chosen as the publication’s Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) deal of the year.

“This was one of the largest completed privatizations of a US-listed Chinese company and among the most significant, particularly against the backdrop of the highly regulated biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry,” China Law & Practice said of the deal in a September 22, 2016, announcement.

The O’Melveny team was led by partners Kurt Berney and Nima Amini.

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