Robin is a corporate lawyer with over 20 years’ experience in advising businesses from start-up to disposal. He specialises in supporting owner-managed and family-owned businesses. He advises on both larger transactions as well as those involving growing businesses.
Robin’s work includes:
- corporate transactions: mergers and acquisitions; business and share disposals, joint ventures, investment agreements, loan notes, share buy-backs, and share options;
- non-transactional matters: shareholder/partnership agreements, business succession planning, shareholders’ agreements, shareholder reorganisations.
- finance: loan agreements, security, guarantees, refinance.
Robin is respected among clients and fellow professionals for being a pleasure to deal with, and has a reputation as being focused on the commerciality of his clients’ goals to provide them with well-rounded advice. He greatly enjoys forming a bond with the client and their business, helping them through what can at times be a daunting process, to a successful outcome.
Advising the founders on the sale of their telecoms and IT business to a private equity-backed buyer
Advising the shareholders of a specialist property services business on their shareholder reorganisation and refinance
Advising a specialist healthcare staffing agency business on the externally-funded acquisition of a competitor