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Royds Withy King

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 3South WestUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Acts for a range of clients, including large owner-managed businesses and plcs, in corporate reorganisations, sales and a variety of other corporate and private equity-backed transactions. Sector specialisations include technology, financial services and healthcare.

Strengths

"Their main strengths are their excellent communication and knowledge," comments a client.

Another reports: "Royds Withy King are able to provide a broad spectrum of support for our business."

Work highlights

Acted for Values In Care Holdings on its sale to private-equity backed Swanton Care and Community.

Notable practitioners

James Worrall deals with a variety of domestic and cross-border transactions.
"An excellent communicator who gives strong advice."

Katharine Mortimer has wide-ranging corporate experience with significant expertise in the healthcare sector.
"Her drafting of documents is very good and the quality of her work is very high."

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Overview

Royds Withy King’s Corporate team provides commercially astute and cost-effective advice to help you secure the right deal to protect your business now and in the future.

Our corporate lawyers are experts across a range of areas, including mergers and acquisitions of all values, restructuring and reorganisation, lending and re-financing, commercial contracts, and technology and media branding expertise.

We believe in working closely with both our clients and other professionals, and have strong links with accountants and banks to ensure that you are provided with the advice that best meets your needs.

Key contacts: Katharine Mortimer (specialist in company sales and purchases, management buy outs, company restructuring and share option arrangements), Hazel Phillips (specialist in sales and acquisitions, contracts, business structure, governance and refinancing) and James Worrall (specialist in company sales and purchases, management buy outs, and contracts and acts for clients in the financial services, technology and sports sectors).

Members

Mortimer, Katharine (Head of Department)

Barrett, Janetta

Meadon-Bower, Dan

Pettigrew, Zoe

Phillips, Hazel

Worrall, James

Clients

Airsprung Group Plc, South West

Bath Rugby, Bath

Fidelius Financial Holdings Ltd, Bath

HSBC Bank Plc, South West

M J Church Ltd, South West

Industries

Banking

Commercial & professional services

Financial services

Food & drink producers

Health care

Media

Real estate

Real estate finance

Retail

Software & computer services

Sports

Technology, hardware & electronics

Travel & leisure

Corporate/M&A Department

Royds Withy King

firm
Department location

5-6 Northumberland Buildings

Queen Square

Bath

Somerset

UK

BA1 2JE

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South West

Corporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market


James Worrall
Band 3
Katharine Mortimer
Band 3