Lawfuel – The Law Newswire – New York – May 7, 2007 – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Liberty Mutual Group in its proposed acquisition of Ohio Casualty Corporation. The transaction, which was announced today, is valued at approximately $2.7 billion.
Liberty Mutual Group is a diversified global insurer and sixth largest property and casualty insurer in the United States based on 2005 direct written premium. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a leading international law firm with offices in New York, Washington D.C., London, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
The Debevoise team is led by partners Gregory V. Gooding and Nicholas F. Potter and includes partners Peter A. Furci and Elizabeth Pagel Serebransky and associates Christian P. Mendoza and Jennifer F. Whetsell