Dechert Advises EnTrust Global in its Reacquisition of Legg Mason’s Interest

February 19, 2020

Dechert is advising EnTrust Global in its acquisition from Franklin Templeton of the 65% interest that Legg Mason, Inc. holds in EnTrust Global.  The transaction will become effective upon the consummation of Franklin Templeton's acquisition of Legg Mason.

EnTrust Global is a leading alternative asset management firm offering a range of alternative investment opportunities across asset classes and strategies, including co-investments, real assets and private debt.

The Dechert team was led by corporate partners Charles Weissman and Timothy Clark, and included corporate associates John Alessi and Juan Bautista Zambon. The deal team also included tax partner Steven Clemens.

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