Mergers and Acquisitions

UK Corporate LawyersMulti-Award-Winning Corporate Law Firm

At IMD Corporate we specialize in facilitating the growth of your business, whether through strategic acquisitions or mergers with competitors or complementary entities. As a leading corporate law firm in the UK, we are adept at guiding you through the complexities of these significant steps. Our team of expert corporate lawyers in London and across the UK is committed to helping you make informed choices, ensuring the prosperity of your business. We handle all legal formalities, allowing you to focus on what you do best – growing your business.

For businesses targeting companies based in England and Wales, our team of UK corporate lawyers offers comprehensive advice from the start. Whether it’s acquiring a company through a share purchase or an asset purchase, we provide tailored guidance on payment structures and terms that align with your strategic objectives. We meticulously manage due diligence processes, both legal and financial, to ensure you fully understand the nuances of your acquisition or sale. Our commitment is to leave no stone unturned, safeguarding your rights and interests in all transaction documents and negotiations.

IMD Corporate law firm support extends beyond the completion of the deal. We navigate each transaction to successful completion and remain available for post-completion support, including any warranty claims that may arise. In addition, our commercial dispute resolution team will be on hand to advise should any post-completion warranty claims arise. 

Get in touch with our UK business lawyers and call 0330 107 0106 to arrange a free no no-obligation call or request a free quote.

Our Mission is to Help International Businesses to Succeed in the UK

Our corporate lawyers are based in offices in London, Manchester, and around the UK and we regularly meet our clients Europe-wide. Our law firm can service your corporate and M&A needs wherever you may be!  

We are here to help with the management of the costs of the acquisition too. We can often work on the basis of a pre-agreed set fee or capped fee allowing you to budget and proceed with the acquisition with confidence. 

Let us be your trusted legal partner in business. 

Ready to elevate your business through strategic mergers and acquisitions? We are ready to understand your unique corporate and commercial needs and help you navigate your merger and acquisition journey.  

Get in touch with our UK corporate lawyers based in London and across the UK and call us on 0330 107 0106 in order to arrange a free no-obligation call or request a free quote.

Corporate Lawyers in London

The services offered by our corporate lawyers include:

  • negotiating heads of terms of the acquisition
  • confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements (NDAs)
  • due diligence of the target business
  • corporate governance advice and paperwork
  • corporate documents such including articles of association or shareholder agreements
  • share purchase or asset purchase agreements
  • advice on management buy-out and management buy-in
  • advice on structure of private equity investments
  • financing documents and structures
  • advice on competition law and acquisitions of competitors
  • strategic mergers
  • company restructure

Get in touch with our UK business lawyers and call 0330 107 0106 to arrange a free no no-obligation call or request a free quote.

Our Expert Commercial Legal Services

The work of our Corporate Team is complemented by our commercial lawyers specialising in:

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Success Stories – Our M&A Expertise

  • Advised a major European manufacturer on the acquisition of a UK competitor consisting of a number of manufacturing plants, including collaboration with the Competition and Markets Authority (transaction value circa £10m)
  • Advised a European furniture manufacturer on the acquisition of share capital in and financing of a UK retail chain (transaction value in excess of £2m) 
  • Advised a European internet services company (listed by the Financial Times as one of the fastest growing companies in Europe) on their sale of assets to a UK company listed on AIM. (transaction value circa $36m)
  • Advised a major European automotive manufacturer or a large-scale manufacturing and distribution joint venture being established in the UK and the Commonwealth
  • Advising a sports entertainment provider in a joint venture with a European sports entertainment heavyweight
  • Advised the shareholders of a fast-growing family-run waste recycling provider on sale and a merger of their business with a large competitor (transaction value circa £2m) 
  • Advised a shareholder of a produce retailer on the sale of their business and exit strategy
  • Advised the shareholders of a national radio broadcaster on the sale of their business and exit strategy

Our Awards and Accreditations

As a multi-award-winning UK law firm, IMD Corporate is renowned for its expertise. Our Team has been recognized with numerous prestigious national awards reflecting our deep commitment to legal excellence and client commercial success. We are one of the best commercial law firms in the UK focusing on international Clients. Explore our Awards and Accreditations section to discover the full spectrum of our UK legal industry recognition.

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Why choose us?

Proven track record. IMD Corporate has a history of successful M&A transactions across diverse industries and a wide scale of transaction values. We treat every transaction with care and dedication. Please click here to learn more on experience of our M&A UK corporate lawyers in this area.

Clear communication. We do not use legal jargon, and as a team of UK based international corporate and commercial M&A lawyers, we are often able to communicate in your native language. We are transparent when it comes to fees, budget planning, and timescales. We keep you informed at every step of the process, providing clarity on the status of your transaction.

Clients are our focus. Our commercially focused approach will help us find the best solution for your business. At IMD Corporate we believe in getting the job done and working to the deadlines and budgets set. Our corporate lawyers work effectively to ensure that your interests in the M&A transaction are protected.

International Client focus. Our M&A practice is focused on International Clients acquiring or selling their interest in a UK company. We understand the challenges a foreign investor is facing and know how to guide you through the M&A transaction process.

International partnerships. We have established strong partnerships with trusted legal professionals and commercial lawyers in key jurisdictions throughout Europe and worldwide, ensuring seamless and efficient approach to cross-border matters.


Our values and purpose

Diversity, respect, honesty, a
commitment to excellence
and above all in everything we do we care

Our purpose is to connect diverse communities and help minorities thrive.

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