Iain trained and qualified at a London-based international law firm and joined Royds Withy King in March 2018 from national law firm Shoosmiths.
Iain has particular experience advising academics, entrepreneurs, founders and management teams. He is highly regarded for his straightforward, pragmatic approach and technical ability.
He supports a number of early stage, high growth businesses in the technology sector and is a member of the firm’s multi-disciplinary Life Sciences team.
Iain’s particular areas of expertise include:
- venture capital investment and equity funding transactions, from start-up to large syndicated investments
- private company M&A transactions (UK and cross-border)
- business structures, shareholder agreements and group restructurings
- joint ventures
Iain is recognised as a ‘Next Generation Lawyer’ by the 2017 Legal 500 guide.