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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
B3 3AL

Work Department

Nigel is a partner in our corporate group. He specialises in mergers and acquisitions (with a focus on cross-border transactions), group reorganisations, joint ventures and institutional exits. Nigel's recent experience includes: acting for Rolls-Royce plc on the sale of its commercial marine division for £500m; acting for Capita on the sale of its asset services division to Link Group for £888m; [and acting for the shareholders on the disposal of ALE Heavylift to Mammoet



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West Midlands > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Birmingham

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Nigel CookeEversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Renowned for the depth of its mid-market private equity and equity capital markets offering, Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP fields one of the strongest corporate practices in Birmingham, advising an array of household names on premier, multi-jurisdictional deals. Practice head Mark Beardmore works on a wide variety of deals, exits, and management changes, while seasoned M&A advisor Catherine Eley is frequently sought out by national and international houses for her ‘terrific‘ technical acumen in divestitures and investment transactions. Equity capital markets lead Steven Hacking also handles a number of healthcare sector deals, working with a diverse array of industry players on high-value investments and acquisitions. Nigel Cooke is routinely instructed on big-ticket, cross-border deals for various FTSE 100 and Fortune 500-listed companies. Louise Finnie focuses primarily on private equity-driven transactions. All named lawyers are based in Birmingham.