Howard Corney > Macfarlanes LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Macfarlanes LLP
20 CURSITOR STREET
LONDON
EC4A 1LT
England

Work Department

Corporate and M&A

Position

Howard heads the firm’s mergers and acquisitions group.

He undertakes a broad range of M&A work with a particular focus on cross-border M&A and private equity.

Howard also established and leads our Africa practice and is the lead corporate and M&A partner in our industrial and manufacturing sector group.

Career

Trained Macfarlanes; qualified 2000; partner 2007

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals, £500m+

Macfarlanes LLP draws considerable praise from clients, who turn to the team for its ‘creativity‘ and  ‘invaluable strategic advice‘ in big-ticket, cross-border transactions. The team has recently advised on a number of multi-billion pound transatlantic deals in the pharmaceutical and tech sectors, driven by the highly regarded international specialist Harry Coghill. Practice chair Howard Corney is a key port of call for various investors, family offices, and business seeking assistance in cross-border M&A – particularly in deals with an African dimension. Justin Hope is reputed for his capabilities in transactions involving asset-backed entities, while Tom Rose is lauded for his far-reaching transatlantic expertise – most recently fielding instructions from multinational tech companies and manufacturers. Associate Emma Bailey also comes highly recommended.