Mergers and acquisitions
Our award-winning Mergers and Acquisitions team advises on and co-ordinates acquisitions and disposals for businesses of all sizes - globally.
Taking your strategic aims as our starting point, we'll provide commercial acumen, pragmatic advice and technical excellence when you're involved in a merger, acquisition or disposal.
With lawyers based in London, Hong Kong and Singapore, you'll also benefit from our expertise in related areas. Where appropriate, we'll bring in specialist legal teams across the firm for advice on tax, IP, antitrust, pensions, employment and real estate.
Our dedicated Transactional Services team will ensure your due diligence exercises are focused and efficient giving you commercial value.
Recent transactions include: acting on the acquisition of Fixnetix by Computer Sciences Corp; acting on the sale of Evenbase Recruitment to Stepstone UK Holding for Daily Mail and General Trust; advising on the sale by HTC Netherlands of the entire share capital of Saffron Media Group; and the placing of convertible bonds for Dialog Semiconductor.
Partner, Nigel Collins contributes the UK chapter to the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Guide 2017. The Guide provides expert analysis and updates from some of the leading law firms across the globe.
see our accolades
They are fast-moving and respond quickly to our requests.Chambers UK 2015
We consider them top-level. The organised way in which they co-ordinated the process stood out and so did the fees, which were reasonable and fair.Chambers UK 2018