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Tom is a Director in our Milton Keynes office and is a corporate and venture capital specialist. He has experience of advising all types of businesses, from owner-managed through to large, listed multinational groups having spent more than 5 years at international law firm, Dentons. His experience spans a wide range of corporate transactions, including; acquisitions and disposals, private equity transactions, joint ventures, group reorganizations, restructurings and corporate governance matters. He has considerable experience in both complex domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, with particular expertise in buying and selling motor dealerships.

Tom’s venture capital work has seen him act for founders, start-ups, scale-ups and venture funds both in the UK and internationally across a myriad of sectors and at all stages of an emerging growth company's development life cycle.

His experience includes:

- Advising the UK arm of a NYSE-listed international Fortune 500 automotive retailer on its on-going program of UK acquisitions and disposals.

- Advising a global public opinion and data company on the acquisition of a leading analytics, targeting and personalization software solutions company.

- Acting for a WealthTech software company specializing in structured data-driven global asset analysis on an inward multimillion-dollar investment from a leading Canadian investment pension fund through a mixture of secured debt and equity.

- Acting for a fast-growing, award-winning rec-tech client on multiple rounds of multimillion-pound investment from inception through a mixture of UK-based venture capital funds.

Tom is a Member of the Law Society of England and Wales.

  • 2021 - Present: Howes Percival LLP, Director
  • 2016- 2021: Dentons UK and Middle East LLP, Associate (2016-2019), Senior Associate (2019-2021)
  • 2014-2016: Freeths LLP, Solicitor
  • 2012- 2014: Freeths LLP, Trainee Solicitor
  • College of Law, Birmingham
  • Aberystwyth University, Law LLB (Hons)

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