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Mergers & Acquisitions Solicitors

Mergers & Acquisitions are at the heart of our corporate practice and our corporate team has a wealth of experience advising on all types of M&A transactions, including sales and purchases of companies, businesses and joint ventures. We regularly advise on both UK and international transactions.

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"Payne Hicks Beach is active across a wide range of sectors" The Legal 500 UK

We advise public and private companies based in the UK and abroad on acquisitions, disposals, mergers and strategic partnerships. We also act for individual clients, including owner-managers on the sale of their businesses and management teams participating in management buy-outs and buy-ins, and are sensitive to the various issues that are often involved with such transactions.

We guide our clients through all the legal aspects of M&A transactions, from Heads of Terms through to completion.  We often work together with our clients’ other professional advisers, such as corporate finance advisers and accountants, and recognise the importance of working with them as a team to achieve our clients’ objectives.

Our combined depth of M&A experience and knowledge of market practices enables us to identify and resolve issues quickly and commercially to bring transactions to a successful conclusion for our clients.



Sale of 5 star Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa to the Arora Hotel Group

Payne Hicks Beach advised its longstanding client and luxury hotel chain, Elite Hotels (Rotherwick) ...
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Fairfield sale of Fairfield Seismic Technologies

Payne Hicks Beach advised Fairfield Industries Incorporated, trading as Fairfield Geotechnologies (&...
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Sale of The Club Company to Epiris

Payne Hicks Beach advised the management team of The Club Company, the UK’s leading country club o...
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Sale of Syntec to Eckoh

Payne Hicks Beach acted for the shareholders of Syntec Holdings Limited (“Syntec”), a leading pr...
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FairfieldNodal acquisition of WGP Group Ltd

Payne Hicks Beach advised its existing client Fairfield Industries Incorporated, trading as Fairfiel...
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Sale of Utilities Service Provider Business

Payne Hicks Beach advised one of the founders of a leading national utilities service provider on th...
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Sale of DNAFit Life Sciences Limited to Prenetics Limited

Payne Hicks Beach advised on the sale of the entire issued share capital of its existing client, DNA...
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Bonnier sale of Totally Entwined Group

Payne Hicks Beach advised Bonnier Zaffre Limited, part of the Bonnier global media and publishing gr...
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ATC acquires part of Furniture For Businesses Limited

Payne Hicks Beach advised its long-standing client Loudspeaker Technology Limited (trading as ATC) o...
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Sale of the business and certain assets of Recruitment & Contractor Services Limited

Payne Hicks Beach advised joint liquidators from Quantuma LLP and Macintyre Hudson LLP on the sale o...
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Mercury Publicity acquires International Graphic Press

Payne Hicks Beach advised its existing client Mercury Publicity Limited (“Mercury”) on its acqui...
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