Phil Baigent > Freeths LLP > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
CUMBERLAND COURT
80 MOUNT STREET
NOTTINGHAM
NG1 6HH
England

Work Department

Corporate finance and banking.

Position

Member

Career

Phil is a highly regarded and well respected corporate lawyer who specialises in corporate transactions. He has over 20 years experience advising sellers and buyers (both corporates and individuals), investors, funders and management teams on the full breadth of corporate transactions. This has included both SMEs and the mid-market arena. Phil has a particular expertise in private healthcare; acting for a number of the UK’s leading operators, investors and funders in the sector.

Trained Harvey Ingram Owston; qualified 1997; Harvey Ingram Owston 1995-99; Freeths LLP 2000, partner 2004.

Education

Leeds University (LLB (Hons)); College of Law, Chester (Diploma in Legal Practice, commendation).

Leisure

Football (playing and supporting Leicester City FC); snowboarding, fitness.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Elsewhere in East Midlands

In December 2021, Freeths LLP became the first standalone legal practice in Europe to join the Baker Tilly International network as an independent firm. Leveraging access to global network of over 150 countries, and a boost to its resources, skills and international profile, the corporate practice continues to hold a strong presence in Leicester advising large corporates, PLCs and private equity houses. Keith Gilbert and Phil Baigent have a keen interest in corporate matters pertaining to the food and drink and private healthcare sectors.