US firms line up as Broadcom makes $130bn offer for Qualcomm

Latham, Paul Weiss and Wachtell win roles as US microchip company makes unsolicited offer for its rival

Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison, Latham & Watkins and Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz are advising on Broadcom’s $130bn (£98bn) bid for US microchip rival Qualcomm.

Broadcom, which counts Apple as a key client, made the offer yesterday (6 November).

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