Stephen Hamilton > Mills & Reeve LLP > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

Mills & Reeve LLP

Work Department

Corporate and tax.


Stephen helps businesses to achieve their commercial objectives. His work focuses on corporate finance for companies and other commercial clients. He has significant experience in advising in relation to capital markets (both main market and AIM) including fundraisings, initial public offerings, mergers and aquisitions and corporate restructurings. Recent work includes a £350m bond issue, the £75m sale of a UK utility company, a £40m AIM IPO for a technology company, a placing and open offer for an expanding LSE listed tech company, a pre-IPO fundraising for an award-winning high growth tech business and the takeover of an AIM listed company. Stephen is a member of the Quoted Companies Alliance Legal Technical Committee.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Equity capital markets – small-mid cap

Praised for providing ‘a service comparable to the big London firms’, Mills & Reeve LLP represents quoted companies, nominated advisers and private companies on the entire ECM life cycle, ranging from admissions to fundraisings. The team has particular capabilities in the technology and life sciences sectors. Practice head Stephen Hamilton – ‘the most pragmatic yet professional lawyer‘ – is a key name to note for fundraisings, IPOs, M&A, and corporate restructurings.