Jo Evans > Lewis Silkin > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Lewis Silkin
255 Blackfriars Rd

Work Department



Partner, Corporate. Work includes mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance with a particular focus on the creative industries, financial services and healthcare (especially the dental sector).


Trained at Lewis Silkin; qualified in 1995 became a partner in 2000 and was head of corporate between 2005-2016.


Liverpool University, Economics and Economic History (1985 BA Hons 2(1)); College of Law (1993 CPE and Law Society finals).


Interests include running, cycling and sailing.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > M&A: Smaller Deals, £10m-£100m

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Jo EvansLewis Silkin

Lewis Silkin‘s combination of ‘business acumen’ and ‘unrivalled knowledge of the communications and tech industries’ makes it a strong choice for a range of top clients in the advertising and marketing and tech sectors. In recent years, the team has broadened its cross-border capabilities and experienced experienced considerable growth in fintech and start-up opportunities. The practice is headed up by Paul Rajput whose advertising and marketing expertise makes him a key contact for some of the world’s largest marketing communications networks, among other clients. The ‘extremely knowledgable’ Jo Evans regularly assists private businesses with the implementation of their growth plans and exit strategies.