Strategic guidance and legal support on mergers and acquisitions

Our M&A lawyers advise buyers and sellers of regional, national and international businesses on all aspects of corporate finance transactions. Our clients include entrepreneurs, private and corporate investors and regional, national and international corporates.

We work collaboratively with our clients’ corporate finance advisors and tax advisors to project manage and deliver successful M&A transactions. Our lawyers utilise the specialist expertise of the firm’s Real Estate, Employment, Banking and Intellectual Property teams to support clients on all aspects of transactions. We always seek to understand the commercial context of transactions and the implications for our clients, priding ourselves on our strong commercial focus and ability to deliver a smooth and efficient outcome for our clients.

A network of international lawyers at your fingertips

Our lawyers advise on domestic and cross-border transactions across a variety of industry sectors. As a leading member of Interleges, an international alliance of law firms across the EU, the Middle East and North and South America we have trusted partners who we work closely with on international transactions so as to advise on all aspects of local and international law.


Highly ranked and accredited

We are widely recognised for our M&A work, with our lawyers consistently ranking in the Chambers and Legal 500 directories.

We advise on:

  • share and business sales (both domestic and cross-border)
  • MBOs, MBIs and BIMBOs
  • leveraged transactions, both for borrowers and debt funders
  • private equity investments and exits
  • acquisitions and disposals of property investment vehicles
  • distressed sales, corporate rescues and debt for equity swaps
  • exit strategy and transaction planning

Interleges international lawyers


“A go-to team for owner-managed and smaller listed companies

– Chambers and Partners 2018


Insider Dealmakers Awards 2018

Shortlisted for corporate law firm of the year 2018

 

Insights

Royds Withy King advises on MBO at homewares distr...

The Corporate team at law firm Royds Withy King in Bath has advised on the management buyout of kitchen and furniture fitting and acces...

Read more >>

Management buyouts: a management team’s perspect...

A client recently commented that the posturing (or as some might say strategic negotiation) going on between the UK government and the ...

Read more >>

Royds Withy King helps to cultivate agricultural ...

Lawyers from Royds Withy King in Bath and Swindon have advised one of the UK’s leading suppliers of agricultural machinery on the...

Read more >>

Read more in Mergers and Acquisitions