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Nelsons Solicitors

Corporate/M&A

3 ranked lawyersBand 2East MidlandsUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Represents a broad portfolio of family-managed and owner-managed clients, as well as multinationals and plcs. Continues to be involved in a variety of transactions on both the buyer and seller sides. Offices across the East Midlands ensure local clients benefit from an impressive depth of resources to assist on transactional work. Active on deals across a variety of sectors including aerospace, banking and charities among others.

Strengths

A client describes the team as "very helpful, competent and efficient," appreciating that "the attorneys provide an excellent service in a warm, reassuring and supportive environment."

Notable practitioners

Chris Rees represents an impressive client base of lenders, investors and SMEs in all transactional, banking and finance concerns.
"He is a strong lawyer. He is very thorough in his work and clients like him."

David Kaplan leads the firm's Derby corporate department and acts for local businesses from a range of sectors. He handles private equity and banking and finance work as well as M&A transactions.

Head of the Nottingham corporate department Duncan Taylor comes recommended for his broad expertise in corporate work. He advises clients on the full range of M&A deals, reorganisations and MBOs.
"He is exceptionally competent and efficient. He is an expert in his field."

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East Midlands

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


Chris Rees
Band 3
David Kaplan
Band 2
Duncan Taylor
Band 3