We are pleased to announce the appointment of James Stephen as a partner within the firm’s corporate and commercial team. James joins from Penningtons Manches. His appointment is effective from 17 August and James will be based in BDB’s Cambridge office.
James Stephen has over 20 years’ experience in advising on corporate governance and corporate transactions. His practice encompasses a breadth of matters including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, fundraising and corporate reorganisations, as well as shareholders’ and LLP agreements. He acts for clients of all sizes including private and public limited companies, LLPs, partnerships and entrepreneurs. James has particular expertise in the private wealth, technology and cleantech sectors. He is highly regarded in the legal directories, which have described him variously as ’very smart and well organised’ and as a ’go-to attorney’.
Commenting on his appointment, James Stephen, partner at BDB, states:
BDB’s corporate team has been further bolstered by the appointment of Robert Chidley as a senior associate in London. Robert joins from DLA Piper where he advised on a range of matters including mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings and financings and initial public offerings on the Main Market and AIM.
Andrew Smith, managing partner at BDB, comments on the appointments:
This press release was first published by The Law Society Gazette.
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