What others say: Corporate Department

The corporate team at JMW has been recognised by many independent law industry authorities in the UK. Scroll down to see what others have said about this department of law.


Chambers: Corporate Department

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What the team is known for: 'Respected corporate practice in Manchester with the ability to handle a wide range of corporate transactions, including M&A deals, joint ventures and corporate governance matters. Enjoys a strong reputation for its work in the sporting sector, while also handling transactions in industries such as mining, healthcare and retail.

Strengths: A client describes the team as "user-friendly and knowledgeable in the sector."

"I know that JMW will deal with matters promptly, use only the necessary people and give us meaningful advice that is actionable," says another client.

Work highlight: Advised East Street Investments on its acquisition of Charlton Athletic Football Club from Baton 2010.

Notable practitioners: Michael Blood is head of the corporate team at the firm. He handles M&A, corporate finance and other transactions, with notable focus on matters concerning sports clubs.

"A very dynamic lawyer."

Legal 500: Corporate & Commercial

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JMW Solicitors LLP advises an array of SMEs and OMB clients on complex transactions, employee share issues, and private equity investments, advising a number of notable national clients and individuals. The firm has notable expertise in innovative business structuring and work for SaaS providers and other regulated financial services clients. The team is led by Mike Blood, who has strong expertise in the sports, media, and digital sectors. Mark Heppell advises on transactions and corporate governance issues, and Emma Hickman is noted for her ‘creative‘ transactional and commercial advice.

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