Robert is a corporate lawyer specialising in M&A and equity funding. He advises companies and investors and will represent companies at all stages of their development whether they be large multinationals or younger growing businesses. He frequently acts for sellers of businesses on their exits as well as corporates and private equity houses implementing buy and build strategies. He is particularly active in the technology, telecoms, media and retail sectors and the real estate sector. He acts for both domestic and international companies making acquisitions and is the partner who leads the China Group in the UK, helping many Chinese State Owned Enterprises and other large Chinese and South East Asian companies expand internationally. Robert regularly helps Asian buyers on the corporate aspects of real estate acquisitions. He also has many years of experience advising on IPOs and other listed company transactions on both the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and AiM.
|Allocate Software||Healthcare Software|
|Chinese State Owned Telecoms Company||Telecoms|
|Creo Medical Group plc||Medical technology and devices|
|Attraqt Group||E-commerce software|
|Genesco Inc||Shoe retailer|
|Protocol Group||PE owned provider of lecturer and training in the education sector|
|1994 - 2005||Partner at Fenners and subsequently Maclay Murray Spens|
|1991 - 1994||Associate at Travers Smith Braithwaite|
|1987 - 1991||Trainee/associate at Linklaters|
|1989||Admission as a lawyer in England & Wales MA (Law) from Trinity College Cambridge|
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