The current climate has required businesses to show adaptability and resilience in the midst of uncertainty.
With expert guidance from our market-leading team of corporate lawyers we can help you to successfully achieve your business goals.
We invest time to get to know you and understand how we can best support your business. Whether you are a start-up company backed by investors, entrepreneurs and venture capital, a growth company looking to scale-up and win new investment, or a large multinational with full-service legal requirements, we are here to help you. We create bespoke teams to ensure your needs are met and you are provided with a cost-effective solution.
We provide clarity on the priorities for each individual transaction or project - where law and business are complex, we aim to be clear.
Transactions and project we work with our clients on include:
- Mergers, acquisitions and disposals of companies based in the UK and internationally
- Public takeovers of companies listed on the UK Main Market and AIM
- All types of private equity transactions
- Venture capital and venture debt funding
- Innovative equity and debt financing arrangements
- Fund formation and the regulation of financial institutions
- Establishing LLPs and other forms of partnership
- EU and competition law
- Corporate governance and company secretarial matters
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Top of the corporate agenda: modern slavery failings and mandatory supply chain disclosures
The Financial Reporting Council Lab has gone live with two new publications, signalling a market shift on supply chain issues.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises the DiscoverIE Group on its acquisition of the CDT Group
The CDT Group, will be integrated with discoverIE's Contour business cluster within the Sensing & Connectivity division.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Topland Group on new joint venture and £50m acquisition and financing of Allen House
Charles Russell Speechlys completes third major transaction with Topland Group this year
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised the owners of The Centre for Reproductive and Genetic Health (CRGH) on its sale to FutureLife
CRGH is the largest private fertility clinic in the London IVF market.
The Growing Importance of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations for public and private entities in the UAE
As responsible investing continues to gain popularity, there is a greater demand for ESG information from companies.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Private Equity on its investment into MUSO
We have advised long-term client Puma Private Equity on its investment into MUSO TNT Limited.
IT Pro quotes Mark Howard on investment in UK tech start-ups
"The UK has the strongest venture and growth capital funding ecosystem in Europe.”
Saudi Arabia’s New Companies Law – the Key Changes
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) approved a new Companies Law coming into force 180 days from 22 July 2022. Read the key changes here.
Register of Overseas Entities: What are the deadlines for trust structures holding UK real estate?
The ROE is intended to launch on 1 August 2022 - read more about the deadlines trust structures holding UK real estate will be facing
Charles Russell Speechlys Luxembourg advises Alpac Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in Euronews
The deal, originally announced in December 2021, was concluded following approval by the French Government, few days ago.
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised the shareholders of In Touch Games on its sale to Skywind
In Touch is a gaming business with eight well-known casino brands including mFortune, Jammy Monkey and Mr Spin.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises the sellers on the sale of the entire issued share capital of GPW Group Limited to J.S. Held LCC
Charles Russell Speechlys advises on the sale of the entire issued share capital of GPW Group Limited to J.S. Held LCC
Media & Entertainment: The Changing Landscape in the Middle East
The media and entertainment industries in the Middle East have changed significantly since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.
City AM quotes Paul Stone on the CMA's investigation into Amazon
"The latest UK investigation looks like a “carbon copy” of its European counterparts"
Charles Russell Speechlys acts for Maitland Medical Services Ltd on its acquisition of Soma Health Limited
We have advised Maitland Medical Services Ltd on its acquisition of Soma Health Limited.
7 top tips for Food and Beverage brands preparing for Private Equity investment
Planning and preparing for investment into your F&B business in advance of entertaining discussions will stand you in good stead.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Zenzero on the acquisition of OnTech
Zenzero is one of the fastest growing service providers in the UK, supporting over 10,000 users across a variety of industries.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Caretech Holdings PLC on its proposed £870.3 million take private
Charles Russell Speechlys is advising the independent board of Caretech Holdings PLC, in its take private sale to Amalfi Bidco Limited.
Charles Russell Speechlys advising Battery Ventures on the sale of SPT Labtech for £650 million.
Battery Ventures has raised over $9 billion to invest in software and services, enterprise infrastructure, and much more around the world.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Gurr Johns on its acquisition of Forum Auctions Limited
Gurr Johns is one of the leading international, independent art advisory and appraisal firms.