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UK 2023
West Midlands Corporate/M&A
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Band 2

4 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Gateley Legal



Gateley is an entrepreneurial group with corporate activity at the heart of its business. We advise private and public companies, owner-managed businesses and entrepreneurs on a wide range of corporate matters. With a team of over 70 corporate lawyers nationally, we have the right people with the deal expertise to advise clients on all types of corporate activity.

We can help you with a wide range of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, business structuring, private equity, flotations, re-organisations, rights issues, placings, joint ventures, takeovers and general corporate governance. 

Through working together across our offices and legal specialisms we get the best possible outcome for you with practical support, well-thought-out commercial strategy and robust legal advice every step of the way. 



Chambers Review

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Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market and Private Equity - West Midlands
2
Band 2
What the team is known for

Gateley is regularly instructed by a range of clients including local entrepreneurs, national private equity houses and overseas corporates. The group is broad in focus but prominent especially in the retail and real estate sectors. The team handles a varied portfolio of work, tackling highly complex national and cross-border deals. The firm possesses particular expertise in advising management teams on transactions, including buyouts and sales.

Work Highlights

Provided by Gateley Legal
  • A Gateley Legal team acted on the disposal of entire issued share capital of each of the subsidiaries of Grosvenor Health and Social Care, Care Cymru Services, Balmoral Homecare, Allander Homecare, Amandi Companions and Rainbow Services to WPC13 Limited.

Notable Practitioners

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Tom Durrant
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Band 1

Tom Durrant regularly acts for large corporates and investors and has significant transactional experience. He offers in-depth expertise in M&A deals, private equity matters and venture capital investments. He leads the firm's corporate department.

"Tom is extremely knowledgeable and very commercial - he has taken time to build a strong rapport with my team and understands our culture towards transactions."

Paul Cliff
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Paul Cliff
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Band 3

Paul Cliff represents private and public companies in M&A and capital markets transactions. He also advises on employee takeovers and share sales.

Simon Gill
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Simon Gill
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Band 3

Simon Gill offers considerable experience in corporate finance matters and often acts for private equity firms and shareholders in M&A transactions, investments and wider restructuring matters.

Janai Parker
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Janai Parker
Associates to watch

Janai Parker is a solicitor in the Corporate team at Gateley Legal and is based in the firm's Birmingham office. She is well regarded for her ability to advise on M&A transactions across a broad range of sectors.

"Janai is great to deal with and always pays attention to the details."

"Janai ensures that the service is delivered in a timely and supportive manner."

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West Midlands

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market and Private Equity

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Tom Durrant
1
Band 1
Paul Cliff
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Paul Cliff
3
Band 3
Simon Gill
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Simon Gill
3
Band 3
Janai Parker
Janai Parker
Associates to watch