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Provided by Stephen Cooke

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Corporate and M&A

Corporate

Private Acquisitions and Disposals

Public Takeovers and Mergers

Career

Steve is the Senior Partner of the firm. He headed our Mergers and Acquisitions practice from 2001 to 2016. He has a general corporate and M&A and investigations practice, with particular experience in takeover bids and other Stock Exchange related work.

Steve acts for a number of listed companies including FTSE 100 clients Aviva, Barratt Developments, BAT, Centrica, Diageo, Hikma Pharmaceuticals, International Airlines Group, Reckitt Benckiser, Rolls-Royce and WPP and FTSE 250 clients Big Yellow Group, Morgan Advanced Materials, Morgan Sindall and Spectris.

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Corporate/M&A: £800 million and above - London (Firms)
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Eminent Practitioners

Stephen Cooke is a foremost corporate lawyer and the firm's senior partner. His prestigious reputation reflects the depth of his expertise in significant M&A transactions across a variety of sectors.

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