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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

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Robin Skelton

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Eversheds Sutherland

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Robin is a partner in our Company Commercial practice group and Head of Corporate for our Leeds, UK office.

Robin specialises in M&A and private equity transactions with particular emphasis on strategic M&A transactions and institutional/management buy-outs.

Robin is a member of the Food and Drink Sector and the Healthcare Sector.

Examples of Robin's recent experience includes:

  • acting for Elysian Capital on the buyout of Volvox Group
  • acting for Raisio UK on its £82M acquisition of the Big Bear Group plc
  • acting for the shareholders of a UK based laboratory testing business on its disposal sale to a US based acquirer
  • acting for a patented pharmaceutical monitored dosage and telehealthcare business on shareholder and corporate governance matters
  • acting for Inflexion Private Equity on its £180M disposal of Viking Moorings and
  • acting for the sellers on their £75M disposal of Allied Glass to Barclays Private Equity.

Robin is a recommended individual in the most recent Legal 500 Directory and a regular commentator on M&A and Private Equity.




Yorkshire and the Humber: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

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Robin Skelton - Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Within: Corporate and commercial: Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP combines local expertise with the ability to leverage the global reach of its international network to handle a range of multi-jurisdictional transactions. The food and drink, retail, diversified industrials and financial services sectors are all areas of strength for the Leeds-based corporate and commercial teams, which are led by Robin Skelton and Peter McCormack respectively. Principal associate Jonathan Pollard is a name to note for public and private company work.

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