New Appointment Builds On Growth In The Department
The Birmingham office of Irwin Mitchell has announced further growth in its Corporate team with the arrival of new partner, Emma Callow.
Joining from Pinsent Masons, Emma specialises in corporate finance work and is experienced in advising companies on strategic acquisitions, disposals, corporate restructurings and joint ventures, both domestic and overseas, and general corporate advisory work.
Emma specialises in advising on M&A transactions in the manufacturing, technology and support services sectors.
Expert Opinion“Emma is an experienced M&A lawyer who is highly respected in the deal making community and who complements the existing skills and expertise that we have in the team.
“Despite the political and economic uncertainty in 2018, we have had a really strong year and although the headwinds look like they will be strong again in 2019, we are excited about the opportunities that are ahead.” Nick Dawson - Partner
The Birmingham office of Irwin Mitchell has advised a range of businesses on a number of multi-million pound transactions during 2018. These companies include idverde UK, Nuffield Health, M&J Evans Construction, Hadley Industries and Reconomy.
Nick added: “We have worked hard to develop and build our reputation in the Midlands and we are both delighted and proud to be regularly advising some of the region’s leading businesses on their corporate M&A work. We have built a strong level of trust and it’s testament to the service we provide that we are instructed repeatedly to support them.”
Emma’s arrival coincides with the promotion of Birmingham-based Corporate Solicitor, Matt Smith, to Associate. Matt joined Irwin Mitchell in 2011 and he specialises in all aspects of corporate law, including acquisitions and disposals, private equity and corporate governance and advisory.
Irwin Mitchell has also recently been named in the top 10 of most active M&A law firms in the Midlands during 2018.
Emma Callow said: “This is an exciting opportunity to be joining a great firm with a superb reputation across the region.
“The Corporate team has developed a strong portfolio of clients and been involved with some significant and really interesting transactions in recent years. I’m looking forward to working with all of the teams in the office and playing my role in supporting further growth.”
Read more about Irwin Mitchell's Corporate team.