What We Do
Our mergers and acquisitions lawyers have years of experience of providing advice on a variety of M&A transactions in the UK and overseas.
We advise corporate clients, financial institutions, management teams, private equity firms and business owners on a variety of transactions from the relatively straightforward to the very complex. Our expertise includes:
- Cross border transactions
- Acquisitions and disposals of private and public companies
- Acquisitions and disposals of businesses and assets
- MBOs and MBIs
- Joint ventures and other forms of collaboration arrangements.
We've been ranked by Experian as one of the top 10 most active M&A law firms in the UK for three years running, and in the last year alone have advised on 200 transactions nationally. In 2018 we were ranked:
- 10th most active nationally
- 1st in the South East
- 7th in the Midlands
- 8th in the South West.
How Our Mergers And Acquisitions Lawyers Can Help
Our corporate team has years of experience helping private and listed companies and a variety of other parties with their M&A needs.
M&A transactions can have a range of technical considerations that need to be addressed such as tax, competition, pensions, environmental or regulatory. As a full service law firm, we have specialists across all these areas. Our corporate team ensure that their advice is properly coordinated and focused upon achieving our clients’ commercial goals.
We pride ourselves on being responsive and delivering concise, practical advice which is focused on problem solving and getting the job done (assuming that is in our client’s interest).
We are well known in the M&A community which means that we can ensure that where appropriate we introduce our clients to the very best professional advisors in related areas such as corporate finance.
Our corporate team is based across the UK so we can help wherever you and your business are based. Contact Chris Rawstron or Bryan Bletso to learn more about how we can help you.