BLP and Bryan Cave bring in Macfarlanes for advice on merger talks

Transatlantic merger discussions hand role to top City firm as talks hit tax delay

Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) is taking advice from Macfarlanes in relation to its merger talks with US firm Bryan Cave.

A Macfarlanes spokesperson confirmed that the firm is advising BLP, but stressed that it is not playing a prominent role in discussions.

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