Our lawyers have advised on numerous IPOs (including the fast-track route for companies already listed on an AIM designated market), reverse takeovers, takeovers, secondary fundraisings, rights issues, open offers, acquisitions, disposals and de-listings. Our lawyers also act as UK counsel to overseas companies seeking to raise funds in the UK (and advise on the various security laws and offering restrictions that apply to offering shares in the UK).
We also regularly advise private companies on fundraising and investment activity, including joint ventures and transactions structured to achieve seed EIS and EIS relief.
We have close links with corporate finance advisers (including AIM nominated advisers and brokers), accountants and banks, meaning that we can put you in touch with the right people at the right time.
Our lawyers’ recent experience includes:
- Advising a West Midlands based education and training provider on a strategic equity investment structured in such as way as to ensure that the investors could avail of seed EIS relief.
- Advising a Warwickshire based technology company on various rounds of equity investment by institutional investors.
- Advising numerous companies in the energy, natural resources and pharmaceuticals sectors on their admissions to trading on AIM and subsequent reverse takeovers, takeovers and secondary fundraisings.
- Advising UK based solar company on an equity investment by a high net worth individual.