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Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP

Corporate/M&A

4 ranked lawyersBand 2ScotlandUK 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Acts for clients in sectors such as energy and natural resources, technology and financial services across the full spectrum of corporate matters. Offers a strong bench of lawyers with recognised expertise in cross-border corporate transactions. Advises prominent clients on the full range of sophisticated and high-value M&A and investment matters. Strength across Scotland complemented by additional presence in London to provide a rounded service to national and international clients.

Strengths

A client says: "They provide an excellent level of service and have deep bench strength."

Work highlights

Acted for Bigblu Broadband on the sale of its European and UK satellite broadband business to Eutelsat SA for £42 million.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Blain regularly acts on behalf of both public and private companies. He advises on corporate transactions, particularly in the real estate sector.

George Frier advises on corporate matters in sectors such as technology and food and drink. His client base includes both investors and companies.
"He is a very strong practitioner."

Stephen Trombala has significant experience handling M&A transactions and advising on private equity fund-raisers. He advises on deals in the oil and gas and technology sectors.
"He is an excellent lawyer."

Tom Swan has expertise in a range of corporate work, including M&A, fund-raisings and restructuring. He has a particular focus on the oil and gas industry, as well as advising clients in financial services.

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Scotland

Corporate/M&A


Andrew Blain
Band 4
George Frier
Band 4
Stephen Trombala
Band 1
Tom Swan
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