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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
The Spark, Draymans Way
Newcastle Helix
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
NE4 5DE
England
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Work Department

Corporate and commercial

Position

Stacey is a partner predominantly focusing on corporate transactional work and is well experienced working for serial acquirers, owner-managers and investors. She advises on a range of corporate law areas, including business disposals, acquisitions, re-organisations, joint ventures and share buy backs, as well providing general company law and governance advice. Stacey advises both listed and private companies, as well as advising on private equity transactions and investments.

She is well known in the North East deal community and is member of the regional CBI Emerging Leaders’ Board. She was highlighted in 2020 as a “rising star” in the Legal 500 and won the Insider Media Emerging Dealmaker of the Year award 2020/2021. She was also shortlisted for Corporate Lawyer of the Year at the North East Insider Media awards in September 2021.

Career

Qualified 2012;  Trainee Solicitor, Muckle LLP, Sept 2010;  Solicitor, Muckle LLP, Sept 2012;  Associate, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP, Mar 2016;  Managing Associate, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP, Nov 2018;  Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP, May 2022

Lawyer Rankings

North > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Newcastle

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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP stands out in the market for its ability to utilise the firm’s international network on cross-border mandates; the team also counts some of the region’s key businesses on its client roster, including Grainger, alongside entrepreneurs, investors, private equity houses and financial institutions. The practice also excels in a broad range of sectors including the retail, healthcare, pharmaceuticals and technology industries. Ben Butler heads up the corporate department, which also fields corporate finance specialist Robert Phillips, US desk head Simon Watts, newly promoted partner Stacey Hall and legal director Iain Pritty. Key names at associate level include Oliver Rickett, who focuses on the technology sector, and David Ridley, who regularly works with energy sector clients.