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Addleshaw Goddard

MILTON GATE, 60 CHISWELL STREET, LONDON, EC1Y 4AG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7606 8855
Fax:
Fax 020 7606 4390
DX:
47 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.addleshawgoddard.com

Charles Penney

Tel:
Work 020 7606 8855
Email:
Addleshaw Goddard

Work Department

Corporate division

Position

Corporate partner, specialising in mergers and acquisitions (public and private), securities offerings, joint ventures and other mainstream corporate finance work.

Career

Trained Lovell, White & King (now Lovells); qualified 1984; partner Lovells 1990, New York office 1986-88 and 1998-2002 (resident managing partner); seconded to 3i plc 1983-84 and as Joint Secretary of the Takeover Panel 1992-94; joined Addleshaw Goddard as partner 2005.

Languages

French.

Member

Law Society; City of London Solicitors’ Company; International Bar Association.

Education

Malvern College; Queens’ College, Cambridge (1981 BA, 1984 MA Law First Class Hons).

Leisure

Cricket, travel, family.


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: lower mid-market deals, £50m-£250m

Within: M&A: lower mid-market deals, £50m-£250m

The team at Addleshaw Goddard is ‘very knowledgeable and pragmatic’, with ‘a good overall level of service and a wide range of capabilities’. Andrew Rosling heads the M&A practice as well as the firm’s retail and consumer group. The firm remains active in the energy space; Angus Rollo handled BP’s acquisition of a minority stake in Lightsource Renewable Energy Investments for $200m and Guy Winter advised Harmony Energy Storage on a joint venture arrangement with investor Long Harbour. Charles Penney is recommended also recommended alongside the ‘insightful creative and hardworking’ Graham Cross, and Ben Koehne, who  is ‘keen to work alongside clients to ensure that work is delivered most efficiently’. Andrew Carpenter departed in September 2017 to join DWF, while Tim Field left in November 2017 to join Mishcon de Reya LLP  .

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