Background - Practices (Details)

UK Corporate & M&A


Representative Engagements

  • Advising a leading North American insurance group on its acquisition of a Guernsey-incorporated reinsurance company in a transaction with a value exceeding $500 million.
  • Acting on behalf of an international investment group on multiple UK and cross-border acquisitions with deal values exceeding $500 million in aggregate.
  • Representing a family office in connection with the acquisition of a stake in a Premier League football club.
  • Advising a special purpose acquisition company, Net Zero Infrastructure PLC, on its admission to trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.
  • Advising a London-based hedge fund on various equity investments into pre-IPO UK-incorporated companies.
  • Acting on behalf of a private equity fund in its approximately £80 million public takeover of a Guernsey-incorporated fund listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.
  • Representing a US-listed Canadian technology company in connection with public and private acquisitions of UK software businesses at enterprise values between £30 million and £100 million.
  • Representing a leading European container shipping company on the disposal of its Brazilian cabotage business and also on its global vessel sharing alliance.
  • Advising a Swiss family office on an English law-governed acquisition of an Italian insurance company with an enterprise value of approximately £20 million.
  • Advising a US private equity fund on acquisitions of financing businesses in the UK and the US with enterprise values between £10 million and £130 million.