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Pinsent Masons

Corporate/M&A

3 ranked lawyersBand 1ScotlandUK 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Corporate practice offering a wide geographical spread of offices throughout the UK and a prominent international network. Acts for energy, financial services and manufacturing sector clients on a range of regional and multi-jurisdictional corporate matters including ECM work and fund-raisings as well as M&A. Recent activity includes substantial matters in the oil and gas, energy and infrastructure sectors. Strong focus on mid-market private M&A transactions.

Strengths

One client states: "Pinsent Masons did an outstanding job, providing consistently robust legal advice and persevering through months of negotiations, remaining upbeat and poised throughout."

An interviewee says: "The lawyers are experts in their field and they understand our business and how we work. They take a lot of time and effort to understand what our drivers are."

Work highlights

Acted for Zenobe Energy on a £150 million investment from an acquisition vehicle established by Infracapital Funds.

Notable practitioners

Alan Diamond advises on corporate and commercial matters in the technology and infrastructure sectors. He acts on matters including acquisitions, capital markets transactions and joint ventures.

Barry McCaig is head of the Glasgow office and also leads the corporate group in Scotland. He advises on a range of transactional matters including sales and acquisitions.
"Barry is always helpful with his experienced insights and is always happy to explain the details around specific points. He helps to sort the important points from the less important ones to make for a very efficient deal process, and he is very proactive, identifying potential issues before they arise."

Rosalie Chadwick advises clients on both domestic and international matters. Her practice covers a broad range of transactions, with a particular focus on the energy sector. She is also global head of the firm's oil and gas group.
"Rosalie is amazing and a great lawyer."

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Scotland

Corporate/M&A


Alan Diamond
Band 2
Barry McCaig
Band 2
Rosalie Chadwick
Band 1