Nick is a partner in our London Global Transactions Practice.
He advises on a broad range of corporate transactions, including public and private M&A, equity capital raisings, joint ventures, restructurings and private equity investments, as well as general UK listed company matters.
His clients include listed companies, international groups and financial investors from a range of sectors, including FIG, retail and power. He has a particular focus on cross border transactions.
Advising London Stock Exchange Group on its acquisition of Refinitiv, proposed £21bn merger with Deutsche Börse, acquisition of a majority stake in LCH.Clearnet and its rights issue funded acquisition of Frank Russell Company.
Advising SSE on the demerger of its retail business and sale to Ovo, the disposal of its 50% interest in the Multifuel energy-from-waste JV and the acquisition of an 80% interest in an offshore wind JV in Japan with Pacifico Energy.
Advising Entain on its takeover defence against DraftKings.
Advising Henderson Group on its merger with Janus Capital Group.
Advising Barrick Gold on its $18bn merger with Randgold Resources.
Advising Jimmy Choo on its acquisition by Michael Kors.
Advising Mars on its acquisition of Linnaeus.
Advising Low & Bonar on its placing and open offer and acquisition by Freudenberg.
Advising on the IPOs of Allfunds, Alfa, Saga, Merlin Entertainments, HSS Hire and Exova.
Advising on the rights issues by Informa, Lloyds Banking Group, Wolseley, Balfour Beatty and National Express.
Advising Barclays as sponsor on the takeover by Informa of UBM and the acquisition of the Adhesives business of Eastman by Synthomer.