Expertise - Corporate

We work with leading domestic and international companies, investment banks, fund managers and private equity houses on major transactions throughout the UK and beyond.  On the public company side our corporate clients range from FTSE 100 blue chips to smaller AIM companies; on the private company side our clients range from large international groups to owner-managed SMEs.  At the core of our partner-led approach is a deep understanding and appreciation of our clients' ambitions and objectives.

Our clients value our industry knowledge, extensive experience and technical expertise and rely upon us to deliver public and private mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets transactions, venture capital investments, joint ventures, group restructurings and returns of value. We also advise on corporate governance and administration and regulatory compliance matters.

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"They provide excellent support, and innovative and agile thinking and solutions to challenges that emerge from project structuring and financing. Nobody is as good as them."
– Chambers, Corporate/M&A

"The quality is excellent across all areas great speed of service, very reactive and proactive."
– Chambers, Corporate/M&A


 

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Brexit: What now for UK business?

This webinar, recorded prior to the EU referendum, uses a practical case study of a business with both UK and EU operations and a cross-border corporate structure to demonstrate the Brexit issues to be considered. Our specialist team help you understand how the various scenarios might play out and interrogate those questions that you may wish to address in your own business.

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Experience

Bowleven plc
Acted for Bowleven plc in its USD500 million strategic alliance with Petrofac.
iomart Group plc
Acquisition by iomart Group plc of the entire issued share capital of Backup Technology Holdings Limited for £23,000,000.
Genius Foods Limited
Acted for Genius Foods Limited in the £21 million acquisition of Livwell Limited and United Central Bakeries Limited from Finsbury Food Group plc.
Xylem Inc.
Acted for Xylem Water Solutions UK Limited in the c.US$57 million acquisition of Pims Environmental Services (Holdings) Limited.
Dunedin
Creation of a £150 million joint venture with Brockton Capital to invest in secondary industrial assets.
The Shareholders of John Watson (Holdings) Limited
Acted for the Shareholders of John Watson (Holdings) Limited in the sale of JWH to Multi-Color Corporation.

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