New York – LAWFUEL – The Legal Newswire – July 30, 2007 – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Verizon Wireless, a joint venture of Verizon Communications and Vodafone, in its agreement to acquire Rural Cellular Corporation, for approximately $2.67 billion in cash and assumed debt.
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 62.1 million customers. 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 partner Jeffrey J. Rosen and includes partners Lawrence K. Cagney, William D. Regner and David H. Schnabel and associates Suzie C. Alway, Michael Bolotin, Michael A. Diz, Neena A.
Reddy and Charles E. Wachsstock.