Whether you are a company looking for investment or to carry out a merger, acquisition or joint venture activities our corporate group will be able to advise you on how to achieve your business objectives.
Our corporate sector knowledge combined with our ability to bring in experts in areas such as tax, employment, pensions and commercial property law enables us to truly understand your business issues and provide rounded practical and commercial advice.
The group’s diverse range of expertise is reflected in our range of core services, including:
- Mergers & acquisitions
- Joint ventures/ strategic alliances
- Corporate governance
Rix & Kay’s Corporate Team is highly ranked by the 2017 edition of The Legal 500 UK
“Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP’s ‘practical, commercial, knowledgeable and efficient’ team advised Flint Ink on its acquisition of shares in Druckfarben. It also assisted the inventor of the K1 auto-disable syringe with a £3m funding round. Focus 4 U and New Era UK Holdings are also clients. Bruce Hayter heads the practice, which includes the ‘very commercially minded’ Sara Carpenter and Richard Cripps.” Quote from the 2017 edition of The Legal 500 UK
What the team is known for: Regional firm with expertise across the entire spectrum of corporate work, acting on behalf of clients from a wide range of sectors, including insurance, telecoms, healthcare, retail and construction. Able to provide a full corporate service for both national and international clients.
Strengths: “Their client service levels are very high, their commerciality is excellent and they major on providing value for money,” says a client. Clients praise the team for being “very quick, precise and commercial.”
Notable practitioners: Alan Zeal handles a range of sophisticated corporate transactions, including MBOs and buyins as well as M&A. Market commentators are quick to praise his “very practical and no-nonsense” approach.
Bruce Hayter heads the corporate department and provides M&A advice to those in the construction, insurance and telecoms sectors. Sources say: “He has very strong and deep client relationships, and a good depth of knowledge.”
Tim Sadka is highly experienced in both domestic and international M&A transactions. Impressed commentators note: “His ability to articulate in the law the often complicated needs of his clients is remarkable.”