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James Scott, Associate

James is a newly-qualified solicitor who advises on a wide range of corporate matters.

James Scott, Associate

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James is a newly-qualified solicitor who advises on a wide range of corporate matters including transactional work for public and private companies, investments, private equity and general corporate advisory work. He has also written a number of pieces on regulatory issues and developments (including the role of private equity) in sport.

James is admitted to practise in England and Wales.



Experience

  • Advised Ten Oaks Group, the US private equity investment house, on the acquisition of the ScanSource Europe Group (a communications and point of sale distributor).
  • Advised the shareholders of Content and Cloud Limited, Microsoft’s leading Office 365 partner, on the sale of Content and Cloud to technology services and solution provider Content+Cloud
  • Advised Civica Group, an investee company of Partners Group, on its bolt-on acquisition of Trac Systems, an e-recruitment software provider
  • Advised the shareholders of a well-known cinema company on the sale of their business to Sony
  • Advised AIM listed global advertising technologies platform provider Tremor International Ltd (formerly Taptica International Ltd) on its recommended all share offer for AIM listed RhythymOne plc (also a global advertising technology company) by way of a court approved UK Scheme of Arrangement.
  • Acted for Green Energy Options Limited on the acquisition of ONZO Limited, a software solutions entity specialising in energy consumption data analytics.
  • Acted for Purdy & Figg, a producer of premium hand sanitiser sprays, on their first fundraising round.
  • Advised the partners of Safeonline LLP on the sale of their cyber and tech specialist broker business to international insurance broker - Howden
  • Advising long standing client, Europa Oil & Gas (Holdings) plc, the AIM listed U.K. and Ireland focused oil and gas company, on a range of fundraising and corporate matters including its most recent fundraising announced in March 2021
  • Acting for a number of sports clients, including Nike, Bolton Wanderers Football Club and Leicester City Football Club
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