Fox Williams advises on sale of I B Tauris

May 9, 2018

Fox Williams LLP has advised Iradj Bagherzade, founder and chairman of independent publishing company I B Tauris & Co. Limited, on its sale to Bloomsbury Publishing Plc for £5.8m.

I B Tauris is an independent non-fiction publisher with world-renowned lists in politics and international relations, with particular emphasis on the Middle East and Islamic world. Founded by Iradj Bagherzade in 1983, it now has approximately 3,000 titles available in either hardcover, paperback or digital editions and publishes 300 new titles internationally every year. 

Corporate partner Mary Elliott advised Iradj Bagherzade, Knight Temple Law advised the other shareholders and Slaughter & May acted for Bloomsbury.

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