Richard Baxter > Stevens & Bolton LLP > Guildford, England > Lawyer Profile

Stevens & Bolton LLP
WEY HOUSE
FARNHAM ROAD
GUILDFORD
GU1 4YD
England

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Partner and firm senior partner, dealing with a wide range of corporate, corporate finance and related regulatory work, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate finance, reorganisations, joint ventures and corporate governance issues. Sector experience includes TMT, outsourcing (including catering and hospitality) and renewable energy, and Richard’s clients range from major international groups to entrepreneurs.

Career

Articled and post-qualification Clifford-Turner (now Clifford Chance); qualified 1986; assistant solicitor Stevens & Bolton LLP 1988-90; partner 1990 to date.

Education

St Paul’s School, Barnes; Exeter University (LLB Hons).

Leisure

Family, golf, horseriding, tennis.

Lawyer Rankings

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

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Richard BaxterStevens & Bolton LLP

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Richard BaxterStevens & Bolton LLP

Stevens & Bolton LLP, which is considered ‘pre-eminent‘ in the market, can mobilise large, multi-disciplinary teams that provide expertise in areas from tax to competition issues. Its clients range from owner-managed to private equity and international businesses. James Waddell heads the corporate offering, while Beverley Whittaker leads on the commercial side. Richard Baxter is experienced in mergers, acquisitions, corporate restructurings and fundraisings, while Keith Syson‘s expertise lies in company law.