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Our Corporate team is highly experienced in advising both domestic and international corporate clients on a variety of transactions, ranging from M&A, private equity, venture capital, AIM Admissions, private placings and public company takeovers. We have earned a reputation for excellence, guiding clients through every aspect of a transaction with solid, reliable and commercial advice.

The team’s knowledge and skills cover an extensive suite of practice areas. These include:

  • Biotechnology & Life Sciences
  • Charities & Not for Profit
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Competition
  • Consumer Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Equity Capital Markets
  • Food & Beverage
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Medical Devices
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Natural Resources
  • Partnership Law
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Private Equity
  • Regulatory
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Start-Ups
  • Technology
  • Venture Capital

Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and The Legal 500 EMEA routinely rank our Corporate team for the calibre, quality and size of our transactions. Chambers Global 2018 confirms that Stephen Walker is appreciated by clients for his ‘very pragmatic’ approach to M&A and joint venture mandates and Chambers Europe 2017 describes him as ‘very commercial and practical’, stating that he ‘knows when to have a fight.’ The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 characterises him as ‘first rate’ and ‘very practical . . . a very supportive counsel’.

Thérèse Rochford is referred to by Chambers Global 2018 as ‘very thorough, pragmatic, responsive and approachable’ and by Chambers Europe 2017 as ‘client focused, [and she] invests time in the relationship and tailors proposals to suit the client’. The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 is equally favourable, stating that Thérèse ‘achieves client goals’, is ‘very thorough’ and ‘gets a grounded understanding of the challenges and objectives always fully appreciating the end game’.

Some of our recent Corporate transactions include:

  • Adviser to Amarenco Solar Limited on its joint venture with Infra Capital, an investment arm of M&G Investments
  • Adviser to Panda Waste on its acquisition of Greenstar
  • Adviser to NASDAQ listed Surmodics Inc. on its acquisition of Creagh Medical Limited
  • Adviser to Glen Dimplex Ireland on its acquisition of Walker Technologies
  • Adviser to on its acquisition of DealRush
  • Adviser to Americk Packaging Group on its sale to Saica Pack
  • Adviser to seller on the sale of a majority stake in Simtech Holdings Limited
  • Adviser to O’Flaherty Holdings on the purchase of Mr Plant Hire Plc
  • Adviser to Toronto Stock Exchange listed Altius Minerals Corporation on its corporate reorganisation
  • Adviser to TSX Ventures Exchange listed Adventis Zinc Corporation on its IPO

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