Lisa O’Neill is a partner in the London office of Milbank LLP and a member of the firm’s Global Corporate Group.
Lisa has recently been named Individual (London) of the year: Corporate and Commercial by Legal 500 UK 2020.
Most notably, Lisa represented Praxair, Inc. in the €5 billion (US$5.85 billion) divestment of the majority of Praxair’s businesses in Europe to Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation, a company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and majority owned by Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation. She also advised on the US$3.3 billion divestment of North American and South American assets by Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG to Messer and CVC Capital Partners Fund VII. The divestments were required for the consummation of the US$90 billion Praxair-Linde merger.