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Mergers & Acquisitions

Our highly skilled mergers and acquisition team comprises of more than 70 lawyers and have advised on more than 120 corporate deals relating to mergers and acquisitions in a wide range of sectors over the last year.

Clients have complete confidence in our ability to guide them through the most complicated transactions and to get them the most favourable terms.  Our corporate team is supported by market-leading teams that excel in employment, pensions, real estate, tax, intellectual property, litigation, regulatory and competition law, which enables us to complete even the most complex deals on time and within budget.

Recent Merger & Acquisition Experience

Read our Merger & Acquisition case study

Our lawyers have a market leading reputation for acting with speed and sensitivity to achieve our clients’ objectives. Our key focus is to deliver value-added solutions and straightforward advice in the complex and time critical context of merger and acquisition transactions.

Whether you need advice on company disposal, mergers, acquisitions, partnerships or joint ventures, our focus will be to understand how you want us to work and what your aims and objectives are so that we can deliver a service that is responsive, tailored to your needs and adds real value throughout the transaction.

Our team’s support and guidance will extend beyond your M&A transaction as we will build a long term relationship with you to provide advice and support to you through every stage of your company’s business life-cycle.

Merger & Acquisition News and Deals

Key contacts

Leon Arnold

0345 166 6330

Jonathan Hambleton
Managing Partner - Milton Keynes

0345 271 6750

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Meet the team

Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyers

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Ewen Lowrie
Managing Associate

0345 404 4122


“The Freeths team were excellent and a delight to work with."

“The team at Freeths were incredibly helpful throughout, by providing efficient and valuable advice at all times. I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending their services.”

“Freeths provided an exceptional service from start to finish...I would not hesitate to recommend them and they were great value for money.”

A source says of the team: "They are excellent, everyone is very friendly and approachable."

(Chambers & Partners, 2021)

An interviewee reports: "The advice is multifaceted and considerate of all relevant legal issues," adding: "The firm has a great balance of value for money with high-level advice and commerciality."

(Chambers & Partners, 2021)

Client service

‘Doing the right thing’ is at the heart of Freeths. Find out more about our excellent client service and the strong set of values that guide the way we work.

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Freeths are a leading national law firm with 13 offices across the UK. If you have a query about our services or just want to find out more, why not give us a call?

Contact: 03301 001 014

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