Akin Gump Advises London Broadcasting in Texas TV Station Sale

(Dallas) – Akin Gump served as legal advisor to London Broadcasting Company, a portfolio company of SunTx Capital Partners, in the sale of six of its television stations in Texas to Gannett Co., Inc. for $215 million. The deal closed on July 8, 2014.

James Deeken, a partner in Akin Gump’s investment funds practice, led the team from the firm advising London Broadcasting. He was joined by corporate counsel Iain Wood and corporate associate Nicholas Houpt.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 850 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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