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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

Rio Tinto to acquire Alcan


Areas Banking and Finance Law, Tax


Goodmans is Canadian counsel to the syndicate of lenders, that includes The Royal Bank of Scotland, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, and Société Générale in Rio Tinto's U.S. $38.1 billion acquisition of Alcan.