Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has advised longstanding client Unilever on its acquisition of Lenor Japan, a skin care business with presence in Japan and China. The acquisition adds to Unilever’s Beauty and Personal Care portfolio, and offers an exciting opportunity to fill the white spaces of Japanese Beauty, Premium Face and Derma Care in Japan and China.

Baker McKenzie's cross-border team was led from Tokyo by M&A partner Hideo Norikoshi and senior associate Seiji Tomimoto, with support from London M&A partner David Scott and IP partner Michelle Blunt, and many other colleagues in our Japan, China and UK offices

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