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Norton Rose Fulbright

Work Department

Corporate, M&A and securities; Asset Management


Lawyer Rankings

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

(Hall of Fame)

Richard SheenNorton Rose Fulbright

Mid-market specialist Norton Rose Fulbright advises on the issuer and bank side of deals, with particular experience in the latter. The firm has an extensive global network and expertise across a range of sectors, notably the pharmaceuticals, REIT and real estate industries. The practice’s advice runs the gamut of equity and equity-related transactions, including FTSE 100, AIM and listed fund matters. Richard Sheen is a go-to name in the area and focuses on equity capital markets and investment funds work. Expert in IPOs, equity fund raisings and sponsor transactions Fiona Millington is recommended as ‘a safe pair of hands‘, and Clementine Hogarth is also active in the space – her fortes being ECM and corporate advisory work for public companies and investment banks. Raj Karia leads the group.

London > Investment fund formation and management > Listed funds

(Hall of Fame)

Richard SheenNorton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright‘s team advises asset and wealth managers on every aspect of their listed funds, including formation, regulatory issues, as well as M&A of asset management businesses. The group is increasingly active in advising on funds investing in real asset classes such as energy, infrastructure and transport, as well as debt and insurance products. In addition to IPOs, lawyers at the firm has experience in secondary fundraisings, as issuer’s and banks’ counsel. Practice head Richard Sheen is noted for his expertise in the launch and structuring of investment funds and equity capital markets transactions, also areas of expertise for Ian Fox and Mark Lloyd Williams. Senior associate Margaret Simcock  is another practitioner of note.