21 March 2018
Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills have advised Rio Tinto on the sale of its Queensland Hail Creek and Valeria coal assets to Glencore for $2.2b.
The firm previously acted for Rio Tinto on the 2017 sale to Yancoal for $3.2b of two of its coal mining assets located in the Hunter Valley.
The Greenwoods team was led by Directors Narelle McBride and Richard Hendriks , with support from Special Counsel Tim Neilson and Senior Associates Ryan Leslie and Tristan Boyd.
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