Herbert Smith Freehills and Addleshaw Goddard lead on £1 Homebase sale

Pair advise as Australian company sells struggling home improvement chain to restructuring specialist Hilco

Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) and Addleshaw Goddard have taken lead roles on the sale of Homebase to restructuring specialist Hilco for £1.

HSF is advising Australian conglomerate Wesfarmers on the loss-making deal, with a team led by London corporate partner Mark Bardell.

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