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Private equity

Securing private equity investment is a major step in the growth and funding of many companies. Our expert team of corporate finance lawyers, based in Edinburgh, Glasgow and London, has many years' experience of advising private companies on securing private equity investment as well as advising investors (individuals, family trusts, and angel investment syndicates) on making investments into private companies.

We also advise a number of investor groups and provide clear advice on the key issues for investors and companies to consider, undertake due diligence as swiftly and cost-effectively as possible, and draft robust agreements based on our extensive knowledge and experience in this field.

Clear advice

Our corporate finance lawyers are straight talking, commercially-minded experts. We'll provide clear, pragmatic advice to investors and companies securing investment and you can expect us to be accessible, to work closely with the accounting, tax and other professionals involved in the transaction and to guide you through the complexity of the process.

More about our service

We bring expertise, experience, confidence and knowledge of the private equity market. We have a strong network of relationships with investors, early stage companies, angel investment syndicates (including those who are co-investment partners of Scottish Enterprise) and the professionals in Edinburgh, Glasgow and London who operate within this market.

We bring the benefit of significant experience and an understanding of both the commercial and the legal issues investors and companies face when dealing with a private equity investment. We have a highly rated corporate finance team with an excellent reputation in the marketplace and proven experience in this field. The team is highly rated by both Chambers and Legal 500.

Our approach to fees

Our costs will always be clear - and that's guaranteed. We understand the importance of providing fee clarity and value for money. We offer fixed fee packages for a variety of different areas of work. If it's not possible to provide a fixed fee for an investment we'll provide a clear indication of the likely fee based on an agreed scope of work.