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Blandy & Blandy LLP

ONE FRIAR STREET, READING, RG1 1DA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0118 951 6800
Fax:
Fax 0118 951 6813
DX:
4008 READING
Email:
Web:
www.blandy.co.uk

Nick Burrows

Tel:
Work 0118 951 6851
Email:
Blandy & Blandy LLP

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial

Position

Nick Burrows is a partner in the Corporate & Commercial department and head of the Charity & Education team at Blandy & Blandy LLP.

Nick advises charities and education providers on a broad range of commercial matters, while also advising professional practices and businesses of all shapes and sizes on areas including formation and incorporation, governance, mergers, collabarations and joint ventures, contracts and agreements, procurement, outsourcing and intellectual property.

Career

Became a partner at Blandy & Blandy in 2002, having spent time at several leading regional firms.

Languages

French

Member

Member, Charity Law Association, Member, Institute of Directors

Education

University of Reading, LLB, College of Law (Guildford)

Leisure

Enjoys golf, cricket, skiing, cooking, music.


South East: Corporate and commercial

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

Within: Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Blandy & Blandy LLP gives ‘excellent advice at a fair cost’ to owner-managed businesses, investors and financiers on deals with values up to £25m. Corporate practitioner David Few heads the practice and advised Lloyds Bank in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Witney Lakes Resort, Spa and Golf Club by The Club Company. Few also assisted Search Technologies with the due diligence exercise undertaken on the UK subsidiary in the course of the acquisition of Search Technologies and its global subsidiaries by Accenture. IP practice head Debbie Brett and Nick Burrows, who leads the charity and education team, are the primary contacts for commercial work. Perfetti Van Melle and Launch Diagnostics are also clients.

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South East: Private client

Charities and not-for-profit

Within: Charities and not-for-profit

Blandy & Blandy LLP attracts praise for its 'excellent industry knowledge and timely responses'. The practice acts for a number of national charities and not-for-profit organisations, including Genetic Disorders UK and The Institution of Structural Engineers, as well as local charities on the a range of charities matters, with an emphasis on mergers, demergers, joint ventures, collaborations and amalgamations. Practice head Nick Burrows ('approachable, knowledgeable and a good communicator who is able to explain complex issues clearly') assists clients with governance, trustee and constitutional matters, among other areas.

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South East: Public sector

Education

Within: Education

Blandy & Blandy LLP attracts praise for its 'wide range of expertise - clients are always able to speak to or get considered advice from an expert in the field whenever they need to'. The practice acts for a number of independent schools a range of corporate and commercial, employment, intellectual property, planning and environmental law matters. Other clients include the University of Reading, for which the practice provides ongoing advice on documentation - including easements, deeds of release of security, variation to overage deeds and original sale contracts - in relation to previously completed land transactions that will lead to the delivery of approximately 2,000 new homes south of Reading. Charities specialist Nick Burrows is noted for his 'sage advice'. 

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