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Edward Chapman

Associate

T: 01225 730 275 (DDI)
T: 01225 730 100
E: edward.chapman@roydswithyking.com

Edward is an associate in our Corporate & Commercial team. He joined Royds Withy King in October 2016 and is based in the firm’s Bath office.



About Edward

Edward comes from a corporate background and acts for owner managed businesses, SMEs through to large corporates operating internationally. He is also passionate about business development.

Edward’s expertise includes:

  • advising on mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • advising on corporate restructuring and reorganisations, including in financially distressed situations
  • drafting and advising on articles of association and shareholders’ agreements
  • drafting and reviewing commercial contracts
  • company formations and company secretarial work
  • advising on share buybacks and reductions of capital

Work highlights

  • a corporate reorganisation and related rebrand for a non-listed plc in the renewables sector
  • acting for a major US listed furniture designer and manufacturer on its strategic partnership with a growing UK retail company
  • the acquisition of a portfolio of care homes for a leading national provider
  • the sale of Bristol Forklifts Ltd to Red Diamond Distribution Limited.

Interests and memberships

  • Bristol Junior Chamber of Commerce
  • Bath Young Professionals
  • Bristol Junior Lawyers Division
  • Bristol Young Professionals

Away from work, Edward is a keen sportsman, and can often be found playing football, golf and squash.

“Law is a people business. I enjoy building and maintaining relationships with clients, with the aim of becoming a trusted advisor. Having the opportunity to immerse myself in the industries and sectors our clients operate in is invaluable, and enables me to deliver pragmatic commercial solutions. The most rewarding aspect of the role is to be able to assist clients in achieving their objectives and realising their ambitions.”

Edward Chapman

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