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Dechert LLP

160 QUEEN VICTORIA STREET, LONDON, EC4V 4QQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7184 7000
Fax:
Fax 020 7184 7001
DX:
30 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Web:
www.dechert.com

Ross Allardice

Tel:
Work +44 20 7184 7362
Email:
Web:
www.dechert.com/people/a/ross-allardice.html
Dechert LLP

Work Department

Corporate; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity

Position

Partner

Career

Ross Allardice's focus solely on financial sponsor matters means he sees a large number of transactions across the European private equity, portfolio and restructuring space.

He is heavily involved with every phase of a transaction and has an excellent understanding of current market terms in the financial sponsor market.

He represents parties across multiple industry sectors.

Prior to joining Dechert, he was a founding partner in the European private equity practice of White & Case LLP.

Languages

English

Member

Law Society of Scotland

Education

The University of Dundee, LL.B., 2000; The University of Dundee, Diploma in Legal Practice, 2001; University of Cambridge, LL.M., 2002


London: Corporate and commercial

Private equity: transactions

Within: Private equity: transactions

Dechert LLP, whose global private equity platform expanded significantly in 2016 off the back of a number of key hires (including the arrivals of Ross Allardice and John Markland from White & Case LLP and Kirkland & Ellis International LLP respectively), has made further investments to build out its offering; corporate and debt finance expert Robert Bradshaw joined from Kirkland & Ellis International LLP in April 2017, with corporate/private equity partner Christopher Field and tax specialist Jane Scobie subsequently making the same move in September that year. The growth of the practice has also been reflected by the firm successfully winning work from a number of new clients, including Ares Capital Management, Astorg Partners and Nordic Capital. Markland, Bradshaw and finance partner Giles Belsey acted for South Korean memory chip manufacturer Sk hynix Inc as one of the members of a consortium (led by Bain Capital), which acquired Toshiba Corporation's NAND flash memory and solid state drive business for $18bn. In another matter, Field, Scobie and Markland were part of the team which advised an affiliate of Sun European Partners and other selling shareholders on the potential sale of Albéa SA to PAI Partners. Field and Allardice co-head the team with Douglas Getter and Jonathan Angell. Mark Evans and Tony Brown are notable associates.

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