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20 FENCHURCH STREET, LONDON, EC3M 3AG, ENGLAND
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Work 03333 202220
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Fax 03333 204440
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584 LONDON CITY EC3 4AD
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Patrick Eaton

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Work +44 (0)207 645 4577
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DWF

Work Department

I am a Partner specialising in corporate transactional and advisory work, based in the London office.

Position

Partner

Career

I focus on private company M&A, equity finance, joint ventures and corporate structuring, particularly in the retail sector. I also advise on AIM IPOs and secondary financings.


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Within: M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Matthew Doughty leads the practice at DWF, which has been bolstered by the arrivals of Alistair Hogarth from PwC LLP, Andrew Carpenter from Addleshaw Goddard, Mel Sims from DLA Piper and Laurence Applegate from REN Legal. The team focuses on the insurance, financial services, technology, retail, transport, energy, retail, food and hospitality sectors. Highlights included Doughty advising new client City of London Group on its £20m acquisition of equity release firm Milton Homes; Douglas Howie and Jay Birch acting for Germany-based Hannover Re on the acquisition of Argenta Holdings; and Patrick Eaton assisting Credo Business Consulting with its sale to US-based Teneo Holdings.

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