Mergers & Acquisitions.

The key to success for a corporate transaction is thorough planning and structuring. We work closely with our clients and their advisers to ensure that the relevant steps are taken to implement the proposed structure, and that this carries through to the running of the business following completion.

The key to success for a corporate transaction is thorough planning and structuring. We work closely with our clients and their advisers to ensure that the relevant steps are taken to implement the proposed structure, and that this carries through to the running of the business following completion.

Our broad based expertise covers all the issues listed below, whether acting for public companies, private companies, management teams or owner managed businesses. We act for sellers and buyers alike and have a keen sense of what is commercial and market practice from both perspectives.

The key to success is that we work closely with your advisers, and are able to anticipate issues with our wealth of experience to act fast. We have a valued and dedicated support team across the firm’s other disciplines to deliver tailored advice to you.

Services We Provide.

  • preparation for sale to maximise value and a smooth sale and purchase process.

  • deal structuring

  • heads of agreement

  • exclusivity and confidentiality agreements

  • due diligence and identifying issues so they can be resolved

  • warranties and indemnities

  • sale and purchase agreements for shares or assets

  • hive-down and hive-across agreements

  • vendor protection provisions

  • retentions and earn-outs

  • group acquisitions

  • disclosure

  • anti-embarrassment provisions

  • cross border M&A

  • non-compete agreements

  • transitional services agreements

Quick Contacts.

Our Process

Please contact us if you have a corporate and commercial related query. We will check whether we can act for you and, if so, we will confirm the terms and conditions of our retainer with you in a client care or engagement letter

This may be the provision of ad hoc advice or the completion of a specific item of work. We will provide you with a fee estimate before carrying out any substantive work on a matter. If we provide advice over the telephone, we will not confirm the advice in writing unless specifically requested to do so

We will provide you with an estimated timescale for the completion of your work, factoring in any urgency

Please contact our Corporate and Commercial Team.

We are happy to advise you on any matters in relating to Mergers & Acquisitions

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Banking & Finance.

Our Banking and Finance team has broad experience advising on corporate banking facilities, acquisition finance transactions, working capital facilities and asset based secured lending matters. We act for lenders, borrowers and investors. Over the past years the department has grown rapidly acting for a number of the leading banks and financial institutions

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