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James Wilson

Howard Kennedy LLP

Work Department

Capital Markets

Position

James Wilson is a partner in our Capital Markets department and heads up our AIM team.

James specialises in corporate finance transactions, M&A and other corporate and commercial work across a broad range of sectors.

He has particular expertise in stock exchange listings (both main market and AIM) as well as public and private equity fundraisings.

Career

Qualified at Davies Arnold Cooper in 1998; Partner at Reed Smith in 2008; Partner at HFW 2015; Partner at Howard Kennedy 2018


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals, up to £50m

Within: M&A: smaller deals, up to £50m

Howard Kennedy LLP has longstanding sector specific strengths in hotels, leisure, restaurants and retail, and continues to count some of its biggest clients within these spaces. Given the calibre of clients represented, large proportions of its work are cross-border, with the team coordinating activities from its sole office in London. Across its key sectors, clients include owner-managed businesses, large portfolios and established high street brands, with increasingly prevalent private equity components. Ashley Reeback heads the corporate department, while Gillian White leads the M&A team. New hire James Wilson, from HFW, leads the dedicated AIM team.

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