Fladgate LLP is leading the legal team advising shareholders who have together agreed to sell a majority stake in Swansea City Football 2002 Ltd, the holding company of The Swansea City Association Football Club Limited, to Swansea Football, LLC, backed by the US investors Jason Levien and Steve Kaplan. The transaction values the club at […]
Fladgate LLP has acted for Clive Nates’ investment vehicle, Sportvest Capital LLP, in relation to an investment into Lincoln City FC. Mr Nates, who joins the board of the Club, is a global equity investor and retired hedge fund manager based in Sandton, South Africa. He has followed the fortunes of Lincoln City since the […]
Fladgate is delighted to have achieved a Top 10 ranking in the January edition of the ARL AIM Advisers Rankings Guide. Editorial commentary states: “Perhaps the most noteworthy move through the quarter was attributable to Fladgate. The law firm moved up 10 places into a share of eighth… after it appointed two partners and an […]
Fladgate is delighted to announce the appointment of corporate partners Nigel Gordon and Chris Chrysanthou, who join from Fasken Martineau LLP, together with senior associate Zehra Kofturcu. It is anticipated that the incoming practice of the team will add significantly to Fladgate’s already extensive M&A and AIM practice, taking the firm into the top 10 […]
Fladgate is delighted that a number of its partners and associates have been ranked in the 2015 Super Lawyers UK List, published by Thomson Reuters. Super Lawyers Banking Law Paul Howcroft Kim McMurray Charles Proctor Business Affairs Paul Airley Avram Kelman Eddie Powell David Robinson Commercial Litigation Simon Ekins Commercial Property Antonia Brandes Allen Cohen […]
Fladgate LLP is delighted to have achieved across the board rankings in the recently launched 2015 edition of the Legal 500 Guide to the UK Legal Profession. The firm achieved 23 rankings with a further 48 individual partner recommendations. Commercial contracts – Recommended Fladgate LLP advises on a broad variety of contracts, such as the franchising […]
Fladgate LLP acted for the sellers Hyperlink Media Limited and Applied Logics Limited on the sale of the remote online gaming business known as Roxy Palace for a total consideration of £8.4 million, comprising £2m in cash and the issuance of 10,000,000 new Ordinary Shares. Corporate partners Grant Gordon and Alan Wetterhahn advised the clients, […]
Fladgate LLP has advised the global advisory, fund administration and fiduciary services firm Maitland on the acquisition of UK-based fund administrator Phoenix Fund Services. The deal boosts Maitland’s assets under administration by £6.2 billion (USD $9.3bn) to over £135 billion (USD $200bn). It also heralds Maitland’s entry into the fund administration sector in the UK, […]
Fladgate is delighted that the following partners and consultants are featured as “Leaders in their Field” in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global – The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Individuals are ranked after extensive research by the Chambers team with opinions sought from clients, peers, referees and competitors. Germany Corporate/M&A (Experts Based Abroad) Alex […]
Fladgate LLP has, again, retained a top 20 ranking in the AIM Advisers Rankings Guide, July edition. In the latest issue, the firm is in joint 15th position having moved up one place, acting for 24 AIM companies. The firm is also ranked in the sector tables for Basic Materials, Consumer Goods, Financials and Oil […]
Following a busy H1, Fladgate’s capital markets and natural resources team has completed six transactions in five weeks for clients in the resources sector, including: The £4.75m placing and admission to AIM on 25 July of new client, TSX-V listed Bacanora Minerals Ltd. Bacanora is an explorer and developer of industrial minerals in Mexico with […]
Fladgate LLP’s sports team has advised Gareth Bale on his multi-million pound football boot and merchandise agreement with Adidas. Fladgate previously advised Bale on his world record £85 million transfer from Tottenham Hotspur to Real Madrid. Sport’s team partners Grant Gordon and Alan Wetterhahn were particularly pleased to see Bale in his new Adidas boots as […]
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