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Whether advising on UK domestic or international, cross-border deals, what sets us apart is our practical approach to providing advice on corporate law issues. Our experienced team can advise in relation to private equity transactions for both institutions and management teams, public and private mergers and acquisitions, IPOs on AIM and the Main Market and secondary fundraisings. We also assist clients with shareholder agreements, partnership transactions, joint ventures, as well as providing corporate governance advice on an ongoing basis.
We are known for grounding everything we do in an understanding of your needs. Our industry insight across the leisure, retail, financial services, support services, telecommunications and technology sectors, in particular, frames our thinking. This expertise, underpinned by our technical ability, means we get you the transactional results you need and want.
In this latest report, the corporate experts at DWF analyse the key deal terms of private equity exits across both the London Main Market and AIM in 2017.
In this revised report, the expert corporate lawyers at DWF analyse the key deal terms of private equity exits across both the London Main Market and AIM in 2018.
In this latest report, we analyse the key deal terms of private equity exits across both the London Main Market and AIM in 2017.
In this article we discuss the rationale and impact of the FCA's ban on the promotion of 'mini-bonds' to retail investors which has ramifications for any issuer of illiquid and speculative securities.
The UK entered a transition period until the end of December 2020, following its departure from the EU on 31 January 2020. We explain how EU law will be applied and how the CMA will conduct its work during this period and beyond.
On 1 January 2020, the global cap on allowable sulphur oxides (SOx) content in bunker fuel reduced from 3.50% m/m (by mass) to 0.50% m/m pursuant to Regulation 14.1.3 of Annex VI of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO's) International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships ("IMO 2020").
Before the election the Government announced a review with a view to reform Entrepreneurs Relief as it was costing the Treasury much more than anticipated. If you are considering selling your business in the next 12 months, there are some actions that you can take to secure the current treatment.
LexisNexis Middle East’s Head of Publishing, Hussain Hadi, took time out at the Qatar Business Law Forum to chat with Kirk Durrant, Managing Partner at DWF’s Qatar office. They discussed DWF’s recent establishment and growth in Qatar, how the practice of law is changing and the role of AI.
DWF's Dubai office strengthens its corporate practice with the appointment of Edoardo Betto as Partner, who will provide corporate counsel to clients across Saudi Arabia and the wider GCC region.
DWF, the global legal business, advised on 68 transactions with a combined value totaling £1.5bn in the six months to 31 October 2019, demonstrating the continuing strength of deal flow in its key business sectors.
DWF, the global legal business, has advised eEnergy Group plc (formally known as Alexander Mining PLC) on the reverse takeover of Irish incorporated eLight Group Holdings Ltd, the raising of £2 million of new equity, the disposal of the legacy mining technology business and the re-admission to AIM.
DWF, the global legal business, has advised Sovereign Capital Partners, the UK private equity 'Buy & Build' specialist, in a deal to take private leading European IP services provider Murgitroyd Group PLC.
With over 90 lawyers across the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Dubai and Brussels, we work hard to provide a complete corporate service, drawing in expertise from across the firm.