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COVID-19 Budget Measures

Hamilton Forrest, Gemma Grunewald, Taj Rehal |

As the UK ramps-up its response to COVID-19, with the government now advising that anyone displaying symptoms of a high fever or continuous cough self-isolate for 14 days (along with each member of their household), significant economic repercussions are almost but inevitable. In last week’s Budget the Chancellor pledged to help small and medium sized […]


Fladgate advises Patron Capital on the £129m sale of Arlington Business Park to CapitaLand

Gideon Dabby-Joory, Jamie Hamilton, Mark Harnett, Eddie Powell, Mike Tremeer, Elliot Lewis, Charles Proctor, Hamilton Forrest, John Forde, Diana Mennie, Miles Crawford, Roland Brandman, Sasha Pirbhai |

Fladgate has advised Patron Capital, the pan-European institutional investor focused on real-estate backed investments and their JV partner APAM, on the sale of Arlington Business Park (ABP) to Singapore’s CapitaLand for a total consideration of £129.25 million. Patron Capital and APAM acquired the business park in 2015, and Fladgate advised the joint venture on this […]


Fladgate advises on the sale of Prosurv to Cumming

Eleanor Green, Diana Mennie, Hamilton Forrest, Michael McCartney, Ian Brent |

Top 50 UK law firm Fladgate has advised the shareholders of Stoke based project manager and costs consultancy Prosurv on its sale to Cumming, the global project management consultancy. Corporate partner Ian Brent led the Fladgate team including corporate assistants Ellie Green & Diana Mennie, tax partner Hamilton Forrest and employment partner Michael McCartney. Prosurv […]


Fladgate advises Schumacher Packaging on its acquisition of Jaffabox

Alex Kaufmann, Ashleigh Brinklow, Hamilton Forrest, James Fry, Nathan Carter-Smith, Roland Brandman, Caroline Philipps, Gemma Grunewald, Muhammed Bhaimohmed |

Fladgate has advised Schumacher Packaging Group, one of the largest family-run manufacturers of packaging solutions made from corrugated board and solid board, on its acquisition of Midlands headquartered and family-managed Jaffabox Ltd. The takeover is the latest strategic step the Germany based group has taken as the business continues to expand.  The acquisition represents Schumacher’s […]


Fladgate advises on the sale of Conversio to Campaign Monitor

Anthony Shatz, Ashleigh Brinklow, Liam Bracken, John Forde, Hamilton Forrest, Michael McCartney |

Fladgate acted for the majority shareholder of Conversio, a popular ecommerce platform, on its sale to CM Group, a global technology company and the owner of Campaign Monitor. With the transaction completed, Conversio’s technology is now being used to launch CM Commerce, a new email marketing solution tailored for retailers looking to accelerate their growth. […]


Fladgate advises Ocado Ventures on groundbreaking indoor farming joint venture

Eddie Powell, Hamilton Forrest, Luke Morris, Muhammed Bhaimohmed, Liam Bracken, Alex Haffner, Alex Taylor, Jamie Hamilton |

Fladgate was delighted to advise the corporate ventures arm of Ocado Group, the world-leading online grocer and developer of innovative infrastructure solutions on its partnership and investment in Infinite Acres, a full-service solution provider for indoor farming. Infinite Acres sees Ocado Ventures partnering with the Cincinnati, Ohio-based indoor farming specialist 80 Acres Farms and the […]


Fladgate acts on £220m sale of Red Tiger Gaming Limited

Grant Gordon, Amy Collins, Alan Wetterhahn, Hamilton Forrest, Orit Rioumine Gold, Ben Milloy, Laura Priestley, Tim Reinhard |

Fladgate was pleased to act on the sale of Red Tiger Gaming Limited, a leading online casino game software supplier to digital entertainment company, NetEnt. The accelerated deal completed on Thursday 5 September 2019 with the initial consideration being £197m and up to £23m may be payable in addition in 2022 on an earn-out basis. […]


Fladgate advises Ocado on the sale of Marie Claire Beauty Limited

Grant Gordon, Amy Collins, Michael McCartney, Hamilton Forrest, Diana Mennie, Laura Priestley, Tim Wright |

Fladgate was delighted to advise Ocado on the sale of the entire issued share capital of Marie Claire Beauty Limited (trading as Fabled) to Next Group. Fabled by Marie Claire launched in August 2016 and currently offers over 250 premium beauty brands via www.fabled.com and its beauty store in central London. Next acquired Marie Claire Beauty […]


Fladgate advises Seko S.p.A on the acquisition of the Brightwell Group

Julian Lewis, Luke Morris, James Fry, Hamilton Forrest, Nathan Carter-Smith, Tamsin Bernard, Liam Bracken, Gemma Grunewald, Caroline Philipps, Muhammed Bhaimohmed, Victoria Brownell, Simon Ekins, Alex Haffner |

Fladgate has advised Seko S.p.A, an Italian based global leader in the design and manufacture of dosing pumps and metering systems on the acquisition of the UK headquartered Brightwell Group. Brightwell is a designer and manufacturer of professional hygiene equipment and chemical dispensing and dosing systems. Brightwell is already active in 85 countries and will […]


Reminder of reduced time to pay SDLT and file SDLT returns

Hamilton Forrest |

From 1 March 2019, the current 30 day time limit to pay SDLT and file SDLT returns in England and Northern Ireland will in most cases be reduced to 14 days. This new 14 day time limit will apply to: all land transactions with an “effective date” on or after 1 March 2019; and all […]


Fladgate acts for Dev Clever Holdings plc on its fundraise and admission to the Main Market

David Robinson, Hamilton Forrest, Orit Rioumine Gold, Louise Gibson, Ben Milloy, Alex Taylor |

Leading UK law firm Fladgate has acted for Dev Clever Holdings plc on its listing on the Standard segment of the Official List and its admission to trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. The Company raised approximately £1m by way of equity placing and subscription and converted approximately £200,000 of debt […]


Fladgate advises Argo Blockchain Plc on Main Market listing and £25m placing

Hamilton Forrest, David Robinson, Charles Proctor, Michelle Waknine, David Lee, Paul Airley, Ben Milloy |

Fladgate LLP is pleased to have advised Argo Blockchain Plc (Argo), a provider of crypto-mining services, on its admission to the standard segment of the Official List and to trading on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market. Argo raised £25m under a placing concurrent with admission and had a market capitalisation on admission of approximately […]