Slaughter and May advised Bloomsbury Publishing Plc on the deal.
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc acquired the issued share capital of Head of Zeus Limited (Zeus), which completed on 2 June 2021.
Zeus is an independent publisher of genre fiction and narrative non-fiction and children’s books. Its best-selling authors include include Dan Jones, Cixin Liu, Victoria Hislop, Lesley Thomson, and Elodie Harper.
Slaughter and May’s team included Paul Mudie (Picture), Partner, Riva Bhalla, Associate, Adam Hill, Trainee, Dominic Robertson, Partner, Amy Motherwell, Associate, Phil Linnard, Partner and Simon Clark, Associate.
Involved fees earner: Riva Bhalla – Slaughter and May; Simon Clark – Slaughter and May; Phil Linnard – Slaughter and May; Amy Motherwell – Slaughter and May; Paul Mudie – Slaughter and May; Dominic Robertson – Slaughter and May;
Law Firms: Slaughter and May;
Clients: Bloomsbury Publishing plc;