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South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 2

Moorcrofts LLP (Marlow)

Moorcrofts LLP has ‘a very good knowledge of the relevant subject matter’ and ‘executes all tasks thoroughly’. The practice has solid expertise handling mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, company reformation and banking matters, and frequently advises business angels on funding and investment options. In a recent highlight, Teri Hunter advised the vendor shareholders of Grand Parade on its £13.6m sale to William Hill, handling the due diligence process and renegotiating a share purchase agreement. The group also acted for Uncle Buck on a £28m investment into its business by Smart Box Capital, and advised The Crystal Group on its £4m refinancing. Adrian Phillips and Peter Woolley are the other key names to note.

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South East: Human resources

Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 3

Moorcrofts LLP (Marlow)

The ‘business-focused’ team at Moorcrofts LLP has strong experience in niche and general areas of employment law, and provides ‘excellent response times along with clear, concise and practical advice’. The firm handles organisational restructurings, dismissals, alternative dispute resolution and employment tribunals for clients nationwide, and works collaboratively with the corporate and IT departments to provide a full-service offering. The team was strengthened by the arrival of Matt Jenkin, who heads the practice and is ‘extremely pragmatic’ and ‘gets straight to the points that matter in a cost-effective and efficient way’. Other key figures include Sally Nesbitt, who advises on business restructuring and discrimination matters, and Nicola Whelan, who focuses on restrictive covenants, TUPE issues and the employment aspects of social media.

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South East: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 4

Moorcrofts LLP (Marlow)

With ‘a solid technical background in software and a detailed knowledge of the relevant law’, Moorcrofts LLP’s chief executive Andrew Katz is often retained in open source licensing, open hardware, data protection amd contract work, among other matters. ‘Excellent associate’ Katie Osborne is another name to note. The firm assisted GraphAware with open source licensing and commercial work, and continues to advise BenevolentAI on licensing and IP matters, and Google subsidiary Apigee on GDPR compliance. Pentangle Internet, Questionmark and Pentaho are also clients.

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