What We Do

Our Corporate Lawyers advise large corporates on mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity transactions, bank financings and commercial contracts.

Recent Corporate Deals

  • Advising main market listed IFG Group Plc on its acquisition of the SIPP administration business, James Hay Holdings Limited, from Santander for circa £35 million, together with related shared IT services
  • Advising AW Industries Limited on the acquisition of Auto Windscreens Limited from Arques Industries
  • Advising SuperGroup (owner of the Superdry and Cult brands) on its restructuring prior to its proposed listing on the London Main Market


"Full service corporate offering, including company acquisitions and disposals, private equity transactions and MBOs." - Chambers & Partners, 2014

"Irwin Mitchell remains a first choice for complex work, and provides well-informed, prompt advice." - Legal 500, 2013

The team, are noted as being "dynamic", providing a "high-quality legal service at a sensible cost" which "always delivers". - Legal 500, 2013

"Irwin Mitchell is a very user friendly, and offers excellent advice to clients." Legal 500, 2012

"Irwin Mitchell provides excellent value for money giving informed, timely and practical advice which helps to make the transaction run more smoothly." Legal 500, 2012

"A first-rate service." Legal 500, 2010


  • Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
    Our M&A Transactions team advises corporate clients, financial institutions, management teams and private equity firms.
  • Private Equity
    Our Private Equity team advises venture capitalists, investee companies, management teams and financial institutions on every aspect of private equity transactions and investments.

For more information on Corporate

If you are interested in understanding how Irwin Mitchell can help you with your Corporate work then please contact Chris Rawstron (Partner) on 0121 2145492, or send us an email.

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0870 1500 100

Key Contact

Chris Rawston