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Shoosmiths LLP

RUSSELL HOUSE, 1550 PARKWAY, SOLENT BUSINESS PARK, WHITELEY, WHITELEY, PO15 7AG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 03700 863000
Fax:
Fax 08700 866801
DX:
124693 WHITELEY
Email:
Web:
www.shoosmiths.co.uk

Stephen Porter

Tel:
Work 03700 866875
Email:
Shoosmiths LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Stephen is a partner in the corporate group specialising in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity transactions. Stephen acts for a wide cross-section of clients, including large corporates such as Ageas (UK), Brightside plc, Fitness First, o2 and Stannah, as well as owner-managed businesses and management teams.

Career

Trained The Preston Partnership; qualified 2001; Blake Lapthorn 2001-04; partner Shoosmiths 2006.


South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and Commercial: Hampshire

Within: Corporate and Commercial: Hampshire

Shoosmiths LLP's practice has a strong reputation in the venture capital, private equity and mid-market M&A arenas. Its team acts for management teams, SMEs and both national and international entities, with particular experience of advising technology sector clients. The head of the national private equity group is Sean Wright, who acts for private equity investors, management teams and portfolio companies. Stephen Porter leads the firm's national corporate division. Senior associate Jon Smart is also highly recommended.

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