Rix & Kay shortlisted for corporate law firm of the year accolade

8th January 2019

Rix & Kay have been shortlisted for two awards at the up-coming Insider South East Dealmaker Awards 2019. The shortlists are for Corporate Law Firm of the Year and for Deal of the Year.

The awards are one of the most prestigious events on the calendar and see the region’s most respected professional advisory firms gather to celebrate their achievements over the last twelve months.

Rix & Kay’s shortlist for Corporate Law Firm of the Year is in recognition for the quality, complexity and size of the major corporate transactions it has advised on during the last 12 months and in particular:

  • Advising Quattro Group Limited on its acquisition of AB 2000 Limited valued in aggregate at in excess of £300million
  • Advising Apiject, the worlds first single-use, prefilled syringe
  • Advising on the sale of Parker Building Supplies, a £67million turnover family owned builders merchants with 15 outlets across the South East

The Deal of the Year shortlist recognises Rix & Kay’s role in advising client, Smarter Shows based in Brighton, during their sale of The Battery Show Europe to UBM’s Advanced Manufacturing Group.

Sara Carpenter, who leads Rix & Kay’s Corporate Team commented,

“To make the shortlist for two awards is a fantastic achievement for Rix & Kay. It underlines our credentials as a law firm that can go toe-to-toe with the biggest firms in the South East when it comes to leading high profile and complex corporate transactions. We will continue to provide the market with a compelling alternative to these larger regional firms, by providing access to high calibre corporate lawyers who deliver outstanding value for money”.

The awards are organised by Insider Media and will be presented at a prestigious awards dinner due to take place on 7 February.