We have vast experience of local, national and international business transactions. Our wide-ranging expertise enables us to manage the process in set timeframes and to lead negotiations between the parties.
- Advising on the structuring of transactions (share or business and asset sales/acquisitions);
- Due diligence;
- Sales and acquisitions of shares;
- Sales and acquisitions of businesses and assets;
- Management buy outs and buy ins (MBOs/MBIs);
- Advice on exit and succession; and
- Joint ventures.
Recent work undertaken includes:
- Acting for Schlumberger Oilfield UK Plc in the share purchase of Insensys Oil and Gas Limited;
- Advice and support to the in-house legal department of Pennon Group PLC on the acquisitions by Viridor Waste Management Limited of Grosvenor Waste Management Limited, London Recycling Limited, Intercontinental Recycling Limited and Reconomy Recycling Solutions (comprising Basecall Limited and Oakley Waste Management Limited);
- Acting for Gemalto NV on the UK elements of the acquisition of a smartcard business, including the acquisition of shares in Multos Limited; and
- Advising on the sale of the entire issued share capital of The Simply HR Software Company Limited to Wolters Kluwer Holdings (UK) PLC.