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Work 020 7465 4300
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40 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Marcia Kidd

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Work 020 7465 4351
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Payne Hicks Beach

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Marcia regularly acts for clients on share and asset sales, advising on transactions involving private owner-managed business as well as large international organisations.  She also advises on a range of other corporate matters including re-organisations, demergers, reductions of capital and shareholder disputes.

 

In the commercial area Marcia has prepared terms of business, consultancy agreements, supplier contacts, non-disclosure agreements, website terms, data protection policies as well as advising on a variety of other commercial contracts.

 

Additionally her commercial practice has come to include advising on the sale and purchase of houseboats where she has a good understanding of the complexities such as legal title, mooring rights and waterway licences which can surround these transactions.

Career

Marcia completed her training with CMS Cameron McKenna LLP during which time she spent six months in the firm's Prague office assisting on international corporate and banking transactions.  She joined the corporate department at CMS Cameron Mckenna LLP on qualification in 2011 and moved to Payne Hicks Beach in 2013, being promoted to an associate in 2018.

Education

2008: BPP Holborn - LPC (Distinction)

2004 - 2007: University of Sheffield - Law (2.1 LLB)


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Within: M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

The team at Payne Hicks Beach is known for advising ultra-high-net-worth individuals and family offices, predominantly in the financial services, technology, hotels and property, automotive and publishing sectors. Head of corporate Jonathan Gatward and head of M&A Nick Sayers advised Fairfield Industries on its acquisition of WGP Group and its subsidiaries from surveying services company Thalassa Holdings, and Gatward also acted for Legrand Electric on its acquisition of monitoring software developer Jontek. Senior associate Howard Taylor and solicitors Marcia Kidd and Isobel Symonds are also key members of the team, whose other clients include Bonnier Publishing, DNA Fit, Pineapple Holdings and Typhoo Tea. Max Baird-Smith moved to Gide Loyrette Nouel LLP.

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