Mr Alex Canham > Herrington Carmichael LLP > Berkshire, England > Lawyer Profile

Herrington Carmichael LLP
4 The Courtyard
Denmark Street
RG40 2AZ
England

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial

Position

Working with the Corporate and Commercial Department since 2010, Alex advises clients on a variety of corporate matters including, share sales and purchases, corporate restructurings, company option schemes and shareholders’ agreements. Alex has extensive experience advising clients in the financial services sector.

Alex is responsible for the firm’s international offering and is a member of the IR Group.

  • Financial advisory business acquisition for £3,500,000.
  • The sale of an owner-managed IFA practice for £2,750,000.
  • London-based IFA practice on a series of 4 acquisitions, each with a deal value of circa £2,500,000.
  • Advising the sellers of an owner-managed regional IFA on its sale of shares for a mix of cash and equity in the acquirer’s business.
  • The sale of sale of an IFA business to a mid-market acquirer for a mix of cash and equity, with an ongoing role for the seller.
  • The acquisition of an award-winning discretionary fund manager.
  • Acquisition of a financial advisory business for £5,600,000.
  • Supporting a regional wealth management practice with in excess of 10 acquisitions having a combined deal value of more than £35,000,000.
  • Advising multiple business as part of a phase 1 and phase 2 acquisition strategy by a private-equity back consolidator, with each deal in excess of £4,000,000.
  • Advising on the sale of an award-winning discretionary fund manager for a consideration in excess of £18,000,000.

International Projects

  • UK intellectual property advice for international organisations on the protection of their portfolio.
  • English legal advice on implications of international joint venture and supply contracts

Career

Alex became a Partner within the firm in October 2018.

Memberships

Law Society
IR Global Gold Member

IR Global Member of the Year 2019

Leisure

An active sportsman, Alex can regularly be found playing for his local Sunday league team, watching his beloved Manchester City or on the golf course. Alex is also a keen traveler who uses time away from the office to explore the U.S.A and Europe.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Herrington Carmichael LLP‘s corporate and commercial team is regarded as a ‘one-stop solution for legal advice‘, offering ‘versatile and wide expertise‘ toa range of clients in the region. Yavan Brar heads up the team, working with corporate specialists Mark Chapman and the ‘exceptional and committedAlex Canham. Legal director Cesare McArdle, who focuses on commercial and construction matters is another well-regarded member of the team. Typical work includes multimillion-pound M&A, share sales and company reorganisations. The practice is primarily based in Camberley, but the wider firm also has a presence in London, Ascot and Wokingham.