Last Updated: 10 June 2019
has an M&A team made up of 60 fee-earning solicitors (18 partners, two senior counsel and 40 associates). The team is active in public and private M&A, private equity transactions, initial public offerings, secondary fund-raisings, dual track processes, group reorganisations, corporate governance ... and regulatory compliance matters.
is a niche corporate law firm based in London and Dudley, dealing primarily with corporate and commercial work together with commercial property and litigation. Formed in 2005, its client base includes European and Anglo-US companies, individuals and a number of banks, notably RBS, Lloyds, HSBC and ... Santander, as well as a large number of small and medium-sized enterprises. Hawkins Hatton provides a full range of company and commercial services and is known for private equity work for management teams, management buy-outs, sales, mergers, acquisitions and disposals for shareholders of small and medium-sized enterprises, and a broad range of day-to-day corporate work including restructuring of companies, related tax issues and successfully negotiating the complex provisions of sale and purchase agreements. Employment specialists work closely with the corporate team to take care of all employment aspects of a transaction. This often includes consideration of TUPE, advice on terminations/dismissals and the preparation of appropriate service agreements for the period after the completion of a business sale or acquisition.