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Mergers, Acquisitions & Disposals

Mergers, Acquisitions & Disposals

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Buying, selling or merging a business can be one of the most important and complicated steps you take. Therefore, you want solicitors who understand and can deal effectively with the process.

Our corporate team regularly advises individuals, corporates and institutions and has particular experience in acting for overseas acquirers. We advise on all types of transactions including:

  • Share acquisitions and disposals
  • Business acquisitions and disposals
  • MBOs and MBIs
  • Sales of owner managed businesses
  • Joint ventures
  • Acquisitions of businesses out of insolvency

Whatever the type of transaction we will work with you from start to finish and our extensive experience enables us to provide clear, commercial and pragmatic advice with the objective of getting the deal done.

Support for the corporate team is provided by dedicated specialists, covering commercial property, pensions, intellectual property and technology, regulation and competition, employment and environmental.

We also have a broad range of sector expertise, with particular depth in motors dealerships, technology, biotech and CleanTech, engineering, building services and agri-business.

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“I particularly liked the approach of Hewitsons in that we worked with the same lawyer from initial discussions and quotation through to completion of the sale. This meant there was good continuity throughout the project.”
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Latest testimonials

“The firm provides excellent partner expertise at highly competitive rates.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"They are an efficient, knowledgeable team, which is able to advise and carry out work on a variety of topics."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons provided us with timely legal support adhering to the scope of the service agreed."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

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