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David Salisbury

Tel:
Work 020 7242 3191
Email:
Teacher Stern LLP

Work Department

Corporate/commercial.

Position

Joint managing partner and head of the corporate/commercial department. 
David’s broad transactional experience includes acquisitions, disposals, take-overs and mergers, asset sales/purchases, joint ventures and company restructuring. He also advises clients on a range of corporate and commercial matters, including company/partnership formation, partnership/shareholders agreements and employment issues.

David has particular experience in the field of sport, acting amongst others for prospective purchasers of Premiership and Football League clubs in takeovers. He is also at the forefront of the development in England of the investment in and transfer of the economic rights of sportsmen and women. For property investor clients, he has particular expertise in the disposal and acquisition of corporate and similar structures.

Career

Trained at Teacher Stern; qualified 1992; partner 1996.

Education

Bury Grammar School; London Metropolitan University (LLB Hons); Manchester Metropolitan University (Part II Commendation).

Leisure

Football, squash and travel.


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Within: M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Sport sector expert David Salisbury heads the team at Teacher Stern LLP, which has handled transactions in the restaurant, hotels and leisure, TMT, energy and transport sectors, among others. Martine Nathan, who specialises in technology, acted for online game company Eyecon on its £50m sale to Playtech; Kelly Whitfield focuses on private M&A, while Claire Rollo regularly advises family-owned businesses. Senior associate David Bath is also noted. Clients of the practice include Burger & Lobster Group, Charlton Athletic and El Al Airways. Dov Katz, who specialises in capital markets work, recently left the firm for Greenwoods GRM.

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