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Linklaters Business Services

Living Wage
ONE SILK STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 8HQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7456 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7456 2222
DX:
10 LONDON CITY EC3
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https://www.linklaters.com
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Linklaters Business Services, Olivia Mckendrick, London EC2Y, ENGLAND

Olivia Mckendrick

Tel:
Work 020 7456 3226
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Linklaters Business Services

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Olivia has been at Linklaters for 20 years this year (having joined the firm following her law degree at Oxford University). She has been based largely in the London office over this period ‚Äď with stints in each of the Hong Kong, New York and Shanghai offices of between three and six months and a nine-month secondment to Merrill Lynch as a junior associate. Olivia‚Äôs core practice has centred around public and private M&A and joint venture transactions ‚Äď with a particular focus on the bank sector. Examples of large transactions on which she has worked are Bank of America‚Äôs merger with Merrill Lynch, Santander‚Äôs sale of Italian investment bank Interbanca to GE and its acquisition from GE of certain pan European consumer finance businesses, the merger between BlackRock and Merrill Lynch‚Äôs asset management businesses, the acquisition by Northern & Shell of the Express Newspapers and Amadeus‚Äô acquisition of Opodo. Olivia is the lead relationship partner for some of the largest global bank relationships.

Career

Trainee solicitor Linklaters, London and Hong Kong 1993-95; associate solicitor London 1995-2000; managing associate 2000-04; partner 2004.

Education

University of Oxford (MA Law).

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