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JMW Solicitors LLP

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Respected corporate practice in Manchester with the ability to handle a wide range of corporate transactions, including M&A deals, joint ventures and corporate governance matters. Enjoys a strong reputation for its work in the sporting sector, while also handling transactions in industries such as mining, healthcare and retail.

Strengths

Clients say: "They are very strong overall, commercial and pragmatic. They are good, amiable people to work with."

Another comments: "They are so punctual, always find time for me and have helped on a range of matters."

Work highlights

Acted for the shareholders of Handepay and Merchant Rentals in relation to the sale of the entire issued share capital of both companies to PayPoint for £70 million.

Notable practitioners

Michael Blood is head of the corporate team at the firm. He handles M&A, corporate finance and other transactions, with notable focus on matters concerning sports clubs.

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Overview

At JMW our corporate department provides practical and expert advice on all aspects of buying, selling, structuring and investing in businesses.

Our corporate team’s strength lies in its solution based approach and wealth of experience. Working alongside banks, financial advisers and corporate brokers we ensure that transactions are progressed efficiently and rationally. Whether advising owner-managed businesses, SMEs or large listed companies, our focussed and collaborative approach delivers real commercial solutions that will add value to your business.

We pride ourselves on providing a first class service and have been praised by our clients for dealing with matters in a timely, pragmatic and logical fashion to achieve their objectives in an effective manner.

Our areas of expertise include acquisitions, disposals and mergers, corporate governance, employee share schemes and incentives, flotations / takeovers and public markets, joint ventures, LLPs and partnerships, management buy-outs and buy-ins, private equity and venture finance, restructuring and reorganisations, shareholder agreements and start-ups and private investments.

Our sectors include construction/ property, financial services, healthcare, IT / software, logistics, manufacturing, media, pharmaceuticals, real estate finance, recruitment, retail & leisure, sport, technology. Telecommunications and utilities.

Corporate/M&A

JMW Solicitors LLP

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Location

1 Byrom Place

Spinningfields

Manchester

Lancashire

UK

M3 3HG

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Corporate/M&A: SME/Owner-managed Businesses


Michael Blood
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