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Tel:
Work 020 7400 8000
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Fax 020 7400 8050
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269 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.bristows.com

Iain Redford

Tel:
Work 020 7400 8356
Email:
Web:
www.bristows.com
Bristows LLP

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Iain is a Bristows partner whose expertise is principally international M&A, joint ventures, financings and partnerships with a particular focus on the TMT and life sciences sectors.

Recent transactions include advising WPP plc on numerous digital media acquisitions including the acquisition of Essence Digital and Salmon & Precise Media; advising Capgemini on its acquisition of Adaptive Labs and acting for oncology biotech Nucana plc on the UK aspects of its Nasdaq IPO, Carrick Therapeutics on its Series A $95m investment and French healthcare company Bastide Le Confort on its acquisition of the Baywater group.

Career

Trained Clifford Chance; qualified 2003; associate Clifford Chance 2003-04; associate Slaughter and May 2004-10; associate Bristows 2010; partner Bristows 2010 to date.

Languages

French and Spanish

Education

Manchester Grammar School; University College London (1998 BA History and Anthropology).

Leisure

Family, running, cycling.


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals, up to £50m

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

Bristows LLP advises on the full range of corporate M&A matters, covering acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, IPOs and financing work across both the public and private markets. The firm's most complex work is predominantly within the life sciences and technology sectors, acting for international blue chip companies on cross-border mandates. Furthermore, the firm's strong IP offering lends itself to expertise in IP-rich sectors such as consumer products and retail. Department head Iain Redford is active in the TMT and life sciences sectors in particular, and is instructed by clients to advise on mergers, acquisitions, IPOs, financings and joint ventures.

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