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Our corporate lawyers combine legal and transactional expertise with industry insight to give tailored solutions to our clients, whatever their sector. We have a proven track record in corporate law matters, acting for a wide range of clients, from corporates and financial institutions to early stage businesses, partnerships, and high net worth individuals and investors.

We have extensive experience of complex mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions and reorganisations and restructurings. Our corporate team advises businesses of all sizes as well as management teams, shareholders, investors and lenders on all aspects of the governance and administration of companies, including directors’ duties, board and shareholder issues, constitutional and share capital issues.

We work closely with our clients and draw on the skill of experts in other teams from across the firm to give our clients pragmatic and focused advice. Our team works closely with every client to gain a thorough understanding of their business and objectives to ensure the best possible outcome.

Our team can help you with:

Mergers and Acquisitions

Whether you are considering a business/asset or a share acquisition or disposal, our corporate team can guide you through the whole process, explaining the risks - and how to mitigate them - and the potential opportunities to achieve your business growth objectives.

Private Equity

Our team deliver clear, commercial advice to our diverse client base, whether for a debt provider, an investee company or a management team on all types of venture capital transactions on matters ranging from initial investments and subsequent funding rounds through to exits via trade sales.

Demergers and Reorganisations

Demergers of business divisions prior to a sale, post-acquisition integration, restructuring to optimise the group tax position, share buy-backs to allow a shareholder to exit, or the disposal of non-core subsidiaries all need expert legal advice to effect a corporate reorganisation that meets the goals of your business.

Joint Ventures

Our team has considerable experience of negotiating joint venture and shareholders’ arrangements as well as advising on all types of joint venture structures from collaboration or co-operation agreements to joint venture companies.

Banking and Finance

Our team advises on a wide range of funding arrangements. The team acts for borrowers and lenders, including advising owner managed businesses and banking institutions. Our expertise covers secured and unsecured credit facilities (bilateral and syndicated), development and property finance, acquisition finance, project finance, asset finance, receivables finance, trade finance, mezzanine finance and other structured finance transactions including complex intercreditor and security sharing arrangements.

Employee Share Schemes

Employee share schemes offer an excellent way to supply focused incentives, often in a tax efficient manner and boost employee engagement. Our team delivers comprehensive solutions to businesses seeking to provide share incentives to their employees, directors and other service providers.

Why choose our team:

  • We are committed to building long-term relationships with our clients by investing the time to understand their businesses and their challenges so that we can tailor our advice.
  • Our multidisciplinary approach involving specialist colleagues in our other teams such as intellectual property, real estate and employment enables us to provide focused and expert advice.
  • Our clients trust us to help them in what can often be time-sensitive and high-pressure situations, knowing that our innovative approach and commercial sensitivity we ensure that your deal gets done.

How can we help?

Wherever you are, whatever your requirements, we’re here to help. Please complete the enquiry form and we’ll be in touch as soon as possible.

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