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Fladgate advises Nickleby Capital on investment into virtual healthcare provider Medefer

Ian Brent, Edward Morgan, Adrian Mawlabaux |

Fladgate has advised private investment firm Nickleby Capital on its investment into virtual healthcare provider Medefer. Corporate partner Ian Brent led the Fladgate team which included funds lawyers Ed Morgan and Adrian Mawlabaux. Medefer says the growth funding will be used to invest in people and technology to service new contracts, enable new product development […]


High Court applies Bresco and sets a high bar for companies in liquidation to overcome to enforce adjudicator’s decisions

Digby Hebbard |

The Supreme Court’s judgment of June this year in Bresco v MJ Lonsdale attracted considerable publicity.  The Supreme Court decided that the statutory adjudication and insolvency regimes were not incompatible and as such, liquidators were permitted to pursue claims through adjudication. Although the right to pursue claims through adjudication is one thing, enforcing an adjudicator’s […]


Fladgate advises Gareth Bale on his loan move from Real Madrid to Tottenham Hotspur

Grant Gordon, Alan Wetterhahn, Hamilton Forrest, Adrian Mawlabaux |

Fladgate has advised Gareth Bale on his much-publicised loan move from Real Madrid to Tottenham Hotspur. This follows on from Fladgate’s work in advising Gareth on his then world-record transfer to Real Madrid back in 2013. To read more click here  


Renewable & Green Energy Round-up: July

Sam Tye, Luke Morris |

Fladgate’s Renewable & Green Energy Group highlight recent developments and topics of discussion affecting the renewable energy, electric vehicle and battery storage sectors. The National Grid ESO’s Future Energy Scenarios 2020 (FES) published in July was the first to contain scenarios published by National Grid whereby net zero is achieved by 2050 (or, in one […]


Fladgate advises E3 Wind Limited on SPV

Luke Morris, Gemma Grunewald, Sam Tye |

Fladgate LLP has advised E3 Wind Limited on its acquisition of a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) which owns a wind farm in Scotland and benefits from the Feed-In Tariff Scheme The Fladgate team, led by Sam Tye, assisted E3 Wind with obtaining the necessary change of control consents, agreeing transaction documentation, amendments to existing facility […]


Fladgate advises Yoo Capital on joint venture

Marc Sosnow, Yulia Leyko |

Fladgate was delighted to act for Yoo Capital in relation to its joint venture with Astarte for the establishment of Yoo Capital Fund II, LP (YCFII), a London focused opportunity real estate fund targeting a fund size of £400m. YCFII, which has secured the commitments of institutional investors from across six continents to date, was […]


Fladgate advises Cassidy Gold Corp on the sale of the Kouroussa Gold Project

Paul Airley, David Baverstock |

Fladgate advised Cassidy Gold Corporation on its sale of the Kouroussa Gold Project to Hummingbird Resources plc. The project, located in Guinea, is a near term development asset in the Siguiri Basin, which has a high grade mineral resource of 1.18 million ounces of gold at >3gt. The Kouroussa Gold Project was sold for an […]


Fladgate advises PCB Litigation on agreement with Burford

Charles Wander, Anthony Shatz |

Fladgate LLP has advised boutique law firm PCB Litigation on an innovative financing investment by Burford Capital, the world’s leading finance and asset management firm focused on law, which includes Burford taking a 32% equity stake in PCB. PCB, renowned for acting on high-value litigation mandates, transitioned into an alternative business structure to obtain regulatory […]


Fladgate advises Guild Esports plc on investment agreement with David Beckham

David Robinson, Alan Wetterhahn, Joshua Bennett, David Baverstock |

Fladgate was delighted to advise Guild Esports plc on an investment agreement with David Beckham. The Sports Business Group at Fladgate also drafted and negotiated a partnership agreement which makes David Beckham the face of the team. Guild, a new global esports business, is launching a player academy and developing an ambitious talent pipeline in […]


Fladgate LLP advises Galileo Resources plc

Nigel Gordon |

Fladgate LLP has advised Galileo Resources plc on its placing of 112,500,000 ordinary shares to raise £900,000 before expenses. The placing comprised 54,562,500 new Ordinary Shares (Firm Placing Shares) and 57,937,500 new Ordinary Shares (Conditional Placing Shares) to be allotted and issued subject to Shareholder approval at Galileo’s General Meeting, taking place today, 18 June […]


Investment into EV Charging Infrastructure

Graham Spitz, Yulia Leyko, Tim Wright, Sam Tye |

Over the last decade, the UK Government has introduced a variety of measures to support the transition to meet the 2050 net zero greenhouse gas emission target – from providing grants to increase the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) and the installation of charge points in individual homes to establishing a Charging Infrastructure Investment Fund […]


Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme update

Mike Tremeer, Michael McCartney, Taj Rehal |

Since it was announced on 20 March 2020, the Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has seen various revisions and updates.  Our previous summary of the CJRS and the Government’s guidance can be seen here. The latest CJRS factsheet published by the Government indicates that, as of 24 May 2020, 1m employers had taken advantage […]