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

What the team is known for: 'Well-reputed corporate team with a growing presence in the Manchester market. Possesses particular strength in relation to M&A and private equity investments, but also regularly handles other corporate transactions, such as joint ventures and demergers. Noted for its ability to advise on matters across a number of sectors, including retail, sports and real estate.

Strengths: Market sources reveal: "The service is always client-focused, which comes from a culture within. The advice is truly bespoke and delivered in a way that the client can understand."

Interviewees say: "They provide a professional, unbiased and sensible approach to the work undertaken and act in the interest of their client."

Work highlight: Advised Boels-Gosink on its successful expansion into the UK market through the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Supply UK.

Notable practitioners: Mike Blood is a key contact.

Legal 500: Corporate & Commercial

JMW Solicitors LLP's ‘knowledgeable’ and ‘down-to-earth’ team has a ‘great reputation’ for local, national and international transactions. Department head Mike Blood led advice for Boels-Gosink on the its expansion into the UK market with its £14m acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Supply UK. Blood is also leading advice for PSL (PTY) Ltd, the South African Premier League, on its £1bn tender process for the media rights for all PSL competitions for five seasons. Elsewhere, Damien Brown, who joined the team in 2017 from Shoosmiths LLP, advised Eurofins Scientific on the £6m acquisition of the entire issued share capital of York EMC Services from the University of York, and on the same client's £31m acquisition of the forensics and security division of LGC Limited. The ‘fantastic’ Mark Heppell advised Universal Tanker Services Group on its £7m acquisition of Waters Waste Services and Richard Parkinson advised Hurlingham Polo Association on its sponsorship and partnering agreement with Flannels.

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