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Gillian White

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Howard Kennedy LLP

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Partner. Gillian advises on corporate, commercial, intellectual property and related media work (such as data protection and advertising). She works with clients in many sectors but frequently those in the retail, leisure, fashion, marcoms, property and art industries. As well as household names, Gillian regularly advises entrepreneurs and SMEs and AIM listed clients.

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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