David Kendall > Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP > Guildford, England > Lawyer Profile

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP
31 CHERTSEY STREET
GUILDFORD, SURREY
GU1 4HD
England

Work Department

Corporate, restructuring and insolvency.

Position

Corporate partner specialising in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity corporate restructurings and insolvency related transactions.

Career

Trained Stevens & Bolton LLP; qualified 2001; associate 2001-06; senior associate 2006-11; partner Penningtons 2011. Publications include ‘PLC – Share Buybacks: the importance of getting it right’ (30/09/08).

Languages

British Sign Language.

Education

Christleton High School, Chester (1984); Bath University (2005 biochemistry BSc 2(1)).

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Offering clients ‘workable and cost-effective solutions’, Penningtons Manches Cooper LLPs Guildford-based team advises on a number of large corporate transactions, as well as reorganisations and joint ventures. They are particularly active in transactions involving international acquisitions of UK companies, especially in the technology sector. The team is led by Simon Bickerdike and also includes David Kendall. The Guildford arm frequently acts alongside Penningtons’ offices in Oxford and Reading.