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Ashley Reeback

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Howard Kennedy LLP

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Corporate.

Position

Ashley is head of Howard Kennedy's corporate department and is a member of its Mergers and Acquisitions team. He specialises in all forms of corporate transactional law with an emphasis on M&A and capital markets transactions, including advising on AIM listings and related transactions. Ashley advises both public and private companies as well as individuals, with a particular sector focus on the AIM market and entrepreneurial fast growing companies. He has provided advice to numerous companies, entrepreneurs and nominated advisers on AIM IPOs and related transactions, takeovers and fundraisings since 1995, when the market was established.

Career

Trained SJ Berwin; qualified 1994; partner Howard Kennedy 1998.

Education

Mill Hill School; University of Manchester (BSc).


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals, up to Β£50m

Within: M&A: smaller deals, up to Β£50m

Howard Kennedy LLP’s β€˜efficient’, β€˜responsive, commercially focused’ and β€˜cost-effective’ department counts real estate, especially in retail, hotels and leisure, as its core strength in M&A; it also has strong experience in the media sector, and handles public as well as private M&A. Clients commend it for handling β€˜a wide range of high-value, highly complex, multi-jurisdictional transactions’. Ashley Reeback and the β€˜diligent, commercial, pragmatic and extremely responsive’ Anthony Hunt, who is β€˜a pleasure to deal with’, head the practice; Hunt advised Pandora Jewellery UK on its purchase of the business and assets of nine concept stores in North West England. Michael Harris, who is singled out for the β€˜speed and quality of his advice’, advised Impresario Festivals on its sale of the Rewind, Boardmasters, Field Day and South West Four festivals to Global. Gillian White, Jonathan Metliss, Paul Glassberg and Keith Lassman are also recommended.

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