Tim Jenkins > Charles Russell Speechlys LLP > Guildford, England > Lawyer Profile

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Work Department

Healthcare; corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and strategic alliances.


Tim is joint head of the healthcare sector group. He advises a wide range of clients on corporate and commercial matters, with a particular emphasis on family-owned businesses and pharmacy, dental and veterinary practices. Tim’s work includes incorporations, joint ventures, partnership and shareholder agreements, refinancing, demergers, management buyouts, business sales, acquisitions and mergers, together also with acting for insolvency practitioners on insolvency disposals and reorganisations. Experience: sale of Westpoint Veterinary Group to August Equity LLP; purchase of Warman Freed for Omega Pharma Group; and sale of Derrick Offshore Limited to Norwegian shipbroking group Pareto JGO Shipbrokers AS.

Lawyer Rankings

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

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP‘s corporate and commercial team has expertise acting for clients in the technology, healthcare, education, sport, charity and not for profit sectors. The team combines a strong regional presence with roles on an increasing number of cross-border transactions. Helen Wong has particular expertise in supporting investment transactions from China and Hong Kong. Team head Tim Jenkins – ‘an outstanding lawyer within the retail pharmacy space‘ – leads the firm’s retail healthcare transactions team. Rebecca Burford has particular expertise in private equity transactions, fundraisings and M&A transactions in the gaming industry.

London > Public sector > Healthcare

(Leading individuals)

Tim JenkinsCharles Russell Speechlys LLP

The multi-disciplinary healthcare team at Charles Russell Speechlys LLP advises on a range of regulatory and transactional matters for healthcare operators and professionals as well as investors.  Its experience ranges from M&A, real estate to corporate healthcare reorganisations, spanning areas including retirement homes and healthtech.  The practice is led by  Michael Lingens , while Tim Jenkins is particularly experienced advising on corporate and commercial matters for family-owned businesses and pharmacies. In May 2020 the team brought in Helen Wong from Clifford Chance LLP; in September 2021, healthcare regulatory team head Noel Wardle left to join Temple Bright LLP in Bristol.