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Marriott Harrison

Private Equity

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What the team is known for

Enjoys a strong reputation for its investor-side practice, including representing a number of high-profile technology-focused venture capital funds. Deep expertise spans sectors such as media, retail and healthcare. Also experienced acting for investee companies, startups and management teams. Domestic capabilities are complemented by experience representing US funds and European entities.

Strengths

Clients say: "They're good at providing commercial advice to us and ensure that they keep a good eye on the commercial intention behind our actions. They're very easy to work with."

"They're excellent," another source says, adding: "On every deal they are proactive, commercial and very smooth in the run to completion."

Work highlights

Advised Accel on its £14 million Series A investment into Primer.

Notable practitioners

David Strong represents investors and household companies in venture capital deals. His work is concentrated on the technology space.
"He's an extremely technical, responsive and pragmatic lawyer, and he knows the market inside out.""David is professional, commercially-minded and able to communicate key matters extremely well."

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Overview

Marriott Harrison’s private equity and venture capital lawyers have a wealth of experience acting for private equity and venture capital houses, management teams, high net worth individuals, other financial institutions, and companies seeking finance.

We advise on a broad range of private equity and venture capital related transactions, including start ups, growth and later stage investments, MBOs, MBIs, BIMBOs, refinancings, restructurings and acquistions and divestments of portfolio companies. 

Members

Bettis, David

Devons, Ben

Jacob, Daniel

Leigh-Hunt, Jonathan

Strong, David

Sweet, Jon

Clients

Accel Partners

Audiotonix

Balderton Capital

Beringea

Edge Investments

Frontline Ventures

Kindred Capital

Maven Capital Partners

Mobeus Equity Partners

Procam

Industries

Consumer

FinTech

Healthcare

Media/Telcoms

Retail and Leisure

Technology

Private Equity

Marriott Harrison

firm
Location

11 Staple Inn

London

Greater London

UK

WC1V 7QH

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

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Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment


David Strong
Band 4