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Innovative lawyers 2017: Managing Complexity and Scale

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CommentLed the hive-off of 61 per cent of National Grid’s gas distribution network, one of the UK’s largest infrastructure deals in the past 10 years and involving the largest ever sterling corporate bond issue. Lawyers developed the strategy for the separation, established a new financing platform to enable the capital raising and satisfy regulatory concerns, and a new corporate structure for the hived-off gas transmission business, Cadent.