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Janice Wall

Tel:
Work 020 7395 3000
Email:
Web:
wedlakebell.com/janice-wall.html
Wedlake Bell LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Head of corporate practice group, with substantial UK and international experience in advising on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, listings, incorporation of professional services firms, partnership and LLP agreements, and restructurings, including debt for equity swaps, especially in the property and retail sectors.

Career

Janice joined Wedlake Bell's corporate team in 2010. She is currently head of the team and the wider Corporate Business Group and member of the Wedlake Bell management board.

Janice qualified as a solicitor in 1987. She joined  Dechert LLP and was made partner in 1997. She was head of the London office of Pitmans LLP from 2004 to 2010.

 

Member

Janice is a member of the IBA Closely Held and Growing Business Enterprises Committee and the Association of Women Solicitors.

Education

Deyes High School; University of Nottingham (1984 LLB 1st class hons); Nottingham Trent University (1985 LSF hons).

Leisure

Literature, theatre, ballet, swimming, yoga.


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals, up to £50m

Within: Leading individuals

Janice Wall - Wedlake Bell LLP

Within: M&A: smaller deals, up to £50m

Traditionally active in the corporate real estate and private equity markets, Wedlake Bell LLP's corporate M&A offering has been significantly strengthened through multiple hires, including Martin Thomas and Nigel Taylor  from Watson Farley & Williams LLP. The enlarged team acts for a number of companies across a broad range of sectors, with the new hires adding clients in sectors like oil and gas. Both Janice Wall and Edward Craft are highly recommended for their experience in advising small to mid-cap companies, especially in the corporate real estate sector. Adam Lynch, who joined the firm in 2017, continues to be a strong force in the corporate real estate and hospitality sectors, handling corporate M&A and private equity transactions. Practice head Paul Corren was also a new arrival in 2018.

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