Services

Corporate

Experience

The very highest quality legal advice delivered through a partner-led service makes the Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co corporate team a popular choice with clients ranging from the world's leading financial institutions and public companies to private businesses and entrepreneurs.

This "simply superb" team provides "excellent service and high-quality advice", with a common sense approach and a cost-efficient pricing model. This approach is valued by clients, with feedback such as "the team provides a superb service - everyone there takes the time to understand our business and shows enough flexibility with the fees to keep us coming back" (Chambers UK).

The 60-strong team has extensive experience across the full spectrum of corporate advice including equity capital markets on AIM and the Full List, investment funds, private equity and both public and private mergers and acquisitions.

This transactional expertise is combined with sector knowledge including energy and natural resources, financial institutions, advanced engineering, health and life sciences, technology, infrastructure, government, insurance and funds.

Whatever your expectations, all team members are committed to exceeding them by being:

  • Pro-active - A "highly responsive" (Chambers UK) team, we adopt "a proactive and efficient attitude" to meet all clients' needs. Never satisfied with acceptable, our Corporate team provides exceptional advice.
  • Results focused - Always focused on achieving the end result for the client.
  • Decisive, clear-thinking, responsive and calm in a crisis - According to clients, our "advice is first-rate and response times are excellent" and "we appreciate ... responsiveness and excellent quality".

Wherever an issue arises, clients can call on our experience of cross-border deals, plus a global network of trusted advisers.

Independent investment company Morningstar Inc ranks our team as the number one legal adviser to AIM listed companies. We were also shortlisted for the M&A Team of the Year at The British Legal Awards.

Key contacts

Geoff Gouriet
Partner

Geoff Gouriet

Specialises in corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, capital raising, joint ventures and general corporate advice. Geoff particularly focuses on the Energy and Natural Resources sector and the Insurance sector.

Key contacts

David Ponsford
Partner

David Ponsford

David is a corporate partner specialising in corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial arrangements and equity capital markets transactions (both Main Market and AIM). David has a particular focus on advising clients in the renewable energy and natural resources sectors.

Key contacts

David Vaughan
Partner

David Vaughan

As a partner in the corporate group, I advise on all aspects of company law and corporate transactions.

Key contacts

Jeremy Millington
Partner

Jeremy Millington

Specialising in mergers and acquisitions, disposals, IPOs, private equity and venture capital.

  • Geoff Gouriet
    Geoff Gouriet
    Partner
  • David Ponsford
    David Ponsford
    Partner
  • David Vaughan
    David Vaughan
    Partner
  • Jeremy Millington
    Jeremy Millington
    Partner

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