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Morton Fraser

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 4ScotlandUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Established practice acting for SMEs and entrepreneurial clients in M&A, disposals, restructuring and fundings. Offers additional expertise in crowdfunding and handling private equity investments in high-growth technology companies. Also advises on a number of spin-outs from universities and other higher education institutions. Recognised for particular experience handling public company transactions.

Strengths

One client says: "I have a very positive overall impression of the firm. They are thoroughly professional and responsive."

Work highlights

Advised the shareholders of Eclipse Financial Holdings on the sale of a majority stake to a subsidiary of Staysure Group.

Notable practitioners

Adrian Bell advises both public and private companies on corporate and commercial transactions. Recent work includes acting on equity investments and disposals.

Head of corporate Austin Flynn handles a range of commercial matters. In particular, he focuses on advising owner-managed businesses.
"He is straightforward, analyses the situation well and has always given spot-on advice."

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Scotland

Corporate/M&A


Adrian Bell
Band 4
Austin Flynn
Band 4