Steven Millward > Schofield Sweeney > Bradford, England > Lawyer Profile

Schofield Sweeney

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Steven advises on all aspects of corporate and commercial law. He acts for a wide range of clients from small to medium-sized enterprises through to large national companies and financial institutions.

His specialisms include acquisitions and disposals (of both assets and shares), management buy out and buy-ins, intra-group reorganisations, share buybacks, share option schemes and shareholders and partnership agreements. He also works with clients on formation and dissolution, commercial agreements and terms and conditions of sale.

Steven also has experience of a number of corporate insolvency transactions acting for both management on the purchase of business and assets out of administration, and insolvency practitioners on the sale of business and assets out of administration.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

The members of Schofield Sweeney corporate team are appreciated for being ‘balanced and sensible in their approach and working hard to deliver.’ The group has close ties with regional owner managed and family businesses as well as national companies and HNWIs, which it supports in acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, reconstructions/demergers and forms of equity and debt financing. Due to its close collaboration with the private client team, it can also cover tax and succession planning. David Strachan is well versed on this interface. Managing partner Martin Sweeney has experience in the financial services and automotive sectors. Other prominent practitioners are Steven MillwardKaren Crutchley and associate Lucy Holroyd.