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Harbottle & Lewis LLP

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Specialises in lower mid-market M&A with a focus on the TMT, entertainment and communications sectors. Regularly acts for entrepreneurs, owner-managed businesses and investors, with added strengths in investment matters and fund-raisings.

Strengths

One source enthuses: "Their response times are excellent and the advice is always intelligent, flexible and commercially considered. They listen carefully and are very sensible and adaptable."

Work highlights

Advised The Panoply Holdings on its £21 million acquisition of FutureGov.

Notable practitioners

Colin Howes concentrates his practice on M&A, joint ventures and corporate finance matters. He is especially active in the media, technology and leisure sectors.
"Colin is always available, friendly and super bright. He's a hugely impressive lawyer.""Colin is very calm, considered and good with detail."

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Overview

We advise across a broad range of corporate transactions acting as a trusted advisor to our clients, which include institutions, owner-managed businesses, angel investors, venture capital funds and private equity houses. We advise on a wide variety of M&A and corporate finance transactions acting on both the buy-side and the sell-side. We also advise listed PLCs on market-transactions, including IPOs.

In addition to our market-leading expertise in the technology, media and entertainment sectors, we have a breadth of experience in other industries, including advertising, hospitality and charities. Our sector-focused approach enables us to offer commercial insight and strategic direction in conjunction with legal advice.

Members

Howes, Colin

Parker, Tim

Corporate/M&A Department

Harbottle & Lewis LLP

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Department location

7 Savoy Court

London

Greater London

UK

WC2R 0EX

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Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market


Colin Howes
Band 3