Mayer Brown represented Assured Guaranty Ltd. on the agreement by its subsidiary, Assured Guaranty Corp. (AGC), to acquire Radian Asset Assurance Inc. for approximately $810 million. Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a leading financial guaranty insurance company and Radian Asset Assurance conducts the financial guaranty business of Radian Group Inc.

The Mayer Brown team included Corporate & Securities partners Eddie Best, John Boelter and Larry Hamilton (all Chicago), counsel Nicole Zayac (Palo Alto) and associate James Lloyd (Houston), Employment & Benefits partner Ryan Liebl (Chicago), Banking & Finance partners Paul Forrester (Chicago) and Curtis Doty (New York), and Business & Technology Sourcing partner Paul Roy and counsel Paul Chandler (both Chicago).