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Joelson

30 PORTLAND PLACE, LONDON, W1B 1LZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7580 5721
Fax:
Fax 020 7580 2251
DX:
83301 WEST END-2
Email:
Web:
www.joelsonlaw.com
London EC2Y, London W1B
Joelson, Phil Hails-Smith, London W1B, ENGLAND

Phil Hails-Smith

Tel:
Work 020 7580 5721
Email:
Web:
joelsonlaw.com/phil-hails-smith/
Joelson

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial.

Position

Phil’s main practice areas include a broad range of UK and cross border mergers and acquisitions, acting for privately owned, private equity and venture capital backed businesses on M&A and other commercial advisory work. 

As part of his expertise in acting for private equity and venture capital backed businesses he has also developed a market leading specialism in advising management teams on private equity transactions.

Phil’s practice also has a particular focus on advising founders and  entrepreneurs as well as early stage businesses in respect fundraisings and developing long term relationships with entrepreneurs in a wide range of industries.

Phil regularly for AIM-listed clients in relation to IPOs, placings and reverse takeovers often with a multi-jurisdictional dimension.

Career

Trained at Joelson; qualified in 2000; Partner at the firm since 2007.

Languages

Fluent French, conversational Spanish.

Education

Millfield School; University of the West of England (1997 LLB Hons 2(1)); College of Law, London (1998 LPC).

Leisure

Skiing, cycling, theatre, tennis and spending time with his family.

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