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Clarke Willmott LLP

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 3The SouthUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Acts for clients in a range of corporate transactions, including acquisitions, disposals and MBOs. Offers expertise in the technology and retail sectors, alongside regularly acting on behalf of banking clients on transactional matters. Experienced in cross-border transactions, including those involving parties based in the USA.

Strengths

One client comments: "They have a good depth of team and a sensible approach."

Work highlights

Advised on the sale of Kangaloosh to AB Dynamics.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Kelvin Balmont is highlighted for his strong capabilities in corporate transactions in the technology and manufacturing sectors, among others. He is also proficient in ancillary banking and finance matters.
"He is responsive, provides good commercial input and has a practical approach."

Richard Swain is a highly regarded corporate lawyer in the region. His practice exhibits experience in M&A, joint ventures and banking transactions.
"He is reasonable, steady and a good communicator."

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Overview

It’s important to Clarke Willmott that clients get the most out of their deals and the team's approach is positive, transparent and tailored to the client's needs. The Corporate team can provide practical corporate legal advice to help clients set-up a new business, acquire or invest in an existing business, or sell an established business.

Clarke Willmott has acted for buyers, sellers and investors in a broad range of sectors. Their wide experience means they can offer valuable insights into the potential ‘drivers’ of the other parties. This allows them to anticipate some of the issues that may be faced during the course of a deal so they can maximise the value of transactions, whilst minimising associated risks.

Corporate/M&A Department

Clarke Willmott LLP

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Department location

Burlington House

Botleigh Grange Business Park

Hedge End

Southampton

Hampshire

UK

SO30 2AF

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The South

Corporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market


Kelvin Balmont
Band 2
Richard Swain
Band 3