Ropes & Gray and Mori Hamada lead ¥51.4b share deal
Ropes & Gray and Mori Hamada & Matsumoto are advising Bain Capital on its 51.4 billion yen ($501 million) offer for the purchase of the outstanding shares - all 65.4 million of them - of Macromill Inc, a Japanese online market research company.
The Ropes & Gray team is led by Tokyo-based partner Tsuyoshi Imai and counsel Kaori Fukazawa.
Macromill is represented by TMI Associates, and the lenders are advised by Anderson Mori & Tomotsune and Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu. A selling shareholder is represented by Nishimura & Asahi.