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Schellenberg Wittmer advises Cardinal Health in acquisition of Medtronic division


Cardinal Health completed the acquisition of Medtronic's Patient Care, Deep Vein Thrombosis and Nutritional Insufficiency business for $6.1 billion. Schellenberg Wittmer acted as Swiss legal counsel to Cardinal Health.

Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Perella Weinberg Partners LP served as Cardinal Health's financial advisors on this transaction, and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Jones Day served as its legal lead advisors.
Medtronic's financial advisors on the transaction were Piper Jaffray and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and its legal advisors on the transaction were Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Baker McKenzie.

The team at Schellenberg Wittmer consisted of partners Oliver Triebold (corporate/M&A; overall lead), Harun Can (Tax), Andrea Mondini (Intellectual Property), Vincent Carron (Employment), Catherine Weniger (Employment)  and Zlatina Iliev (corporate/M&A).


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