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Shoosmiths LLP

FIRST FLOOR, WITAN GATE HOUSE, 500-600 WITAN GATE WEST, MILTON KEYNES, MK9 1SH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 03700 868300
Fax:
Fax 03700 868301
DX:
729360 MK 15
Email:
Web:
www.shoosmiths.co.uk

Sanjeev Sharma

Tel:
Work 03700 868321
Email:
Shoosmiths LLP

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Sanjeev is a partner in the corporate group with over 12 years experience. He acts for public companies, private companies, private equity houses, management teams and some high net worth individuals.

Sanjeev advises on all aspects of corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, exits, restructurings, shareholders' agreements, corporate governance, equity investments and buy-outs.

Sanjeev has a lot of experience with international transactions and dealing with cross border issues.

Recent experience includes advising:

  • the management team of WorkPlace Systems on its public to private;
  • Celaton on the investment from the Business Growth Fund;
  • Global Medics on its group reorganisation;
  • Jefferson Capital on its acquisition of CARS;
  • the shareholders on the sale of Gecko Trading;
  • the management team of Benson Box on its buy-out;
  • Downing VCTs on numerous investments and acquisitions.

Career

Trained Addleshaw Goddard; qualified 2000; partner Shoosmiths 2008.

Education

Warwick University (LLB); Nottingham Law School (LPC).

Leisure

Football, cricket and golf.


South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Within: Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Shoosmiths LLP's Milton Keynes-based corporate and commercial practice is well known for its blue-chip transactional work, including M&A, private equity and venture capital investment. The team has particularly strong expertise in the technology, healthcare, education and retail sectors, with a client base which includes large corporate businesses, public companies, private equity houses and venture capitals. The practice is jointly headed by Sanjeev Sharma (who splits his time between Milton Keynes and Reading) and Amit Nayyar. Claire Checketts and Aleksandr Bosch  are other names to note. Simon Briggs joined from Dechert LLP in December 2018, while Iain Butler left for  Royds Withy King in March 2018.

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Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Leading individuals

Sanjeev Sharma - Shoosmiths LLP

Within: Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Shoosmiths LLP has notable expertise across all aspects of corporate and commercial law, with an emphasis on private equity transactions in the technology and retail sectors. Sanjeev Sharma leads the corporate group and continues to be very active in the venture capital and private equity space.  Nina Smith, who made partner in April 2019 is the other key adviser in the Thames Valley office. Senior associate Kiran Dhesi is noted for her corporate work with large private equity and venture capital clients. Private equity partner Sean Wright heads the southern corporate practice from the Solent office.

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