• Advising CVS Group PLC before the CMA in respect of its completed acquisition of Quality Pet Care, including negotiating undertakings in lieu of a Phase 2 referral and advising on the application of an Initial Enforcement Order.
  • Advising a major defence contractor on UK national security and merger control filings before BEIS and the CMA in respect of a strategic acquisition, one of the first transactions to be notified under the National Security and Investment Act 2021.
  • Advising Miller Homes on its GBP 1.2bn sale to Apollo, including assessing the antitrust risks associated with each bidder.
  • Advising a leading agricultural inputs supplier on UK merger control proceedings in respect of a strategic joint venture.
  • Advising Wabtec Corporation on its USD11bn merger with GE Transportation, a transformative global deal requiring multiple merger clearances.*
  • Advising INVISTA, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., on the disposal of its Apparel & Advanced Textiles business to Shandong Ruyi Investment Holding.*
  • Acting for Greystar in creating a UK student housing business with a major pension fund and European institutional investor and acting on subsequent asset acquisitions by that business.*
  • Advising CBRE Global Investment Partners on its EUR625m acquisition of 25% of the interests in CHOP from TIAA-CREF and on subsequent asset acquisitions by CHOP.*
  • Advising Smith + Nephew on the USD240m purchase of Integra’s Extremity Orthopaedics business.*
  • Advising Roper Technologies on the proposed USD925m sale of its electron microscope peripherals Gatan business to Thermo Fisher Scientific; I led the team guiding Roper through phase I and phase II proceedings before the CMA.*
  • Conducting a multi-jurisdictional antitrust audit of a leading automotive financial services company.*
  • Advising Bally’s Corporation on antitrust and foreign investment control filings in respect of its GBP2bn bid for Gamesys PLC.*
  • Advising Koch Strategic Platforms on its USD500m minority equity investment in Mavenir, the only US based provider of end-to-end cloud-native software to meet the growing demand for 5G digital transformation by communication service providers and enterprises.*
  • Successfully defended a major video games publisher in an antitrust investigation brought by the European Commission.*
  • Successfully defended a major internet connectivity service provider in an antitrust investigation brought by the European Commission.*

* Denotes experience from a previous firm