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What Chambers say about our Corporate & Commercial team

Chambers and Partners 2022

"A multidisciplinary firm of lawyers that provides a friendly and efficient service."

"Clarkson Wright & Jakes have always been very helpful and efficient in everything they carry out for us."

What the team is known for Distinguished practice with an excellent track record in advising SMEs and owner-managed businesses on the full range of corporate law matters. Possesses notable experience advising startups and emerging businesses through the full development cycle. Areas of particular sectoral expertise include the construction, healthcare, hospitality and technology fields.

Notable practitioner Andrew Wright offers significant experience and expertise in a wide range of corporate matters. He is experienced in M&A, private equity deals and joint ventures.

Head of corporate and commercial Benjamin Madden is a leading lawyer in the market. He possesses expertise in an array of corporate matters including investments and acquisitions."Benjamin is a very personable and pragmatic lawyer. He is very responsive, adapts to our needs and has got a lot of commercial experience."

Chambers and Partners 2021

What the team is known for Distinguished practice with an excellent track record in advising SMEs and owner-managed businesses on the full range of corporate law matters. Possesses notable experience advising start-ups and emerging businesses through the full development cycle. Areas of particular sectoral expertise include the construction, healthcare, hospitality and technology fields.

Notable practitioner- Andrew Wright offers significant experience and expertise in a wide range of corporate matters. He is experienced in M&A, private equity deals and joint ventures."He understands the client and has the ability to pick up on the nuances."

Head of corporate and commercial Benjamin Madden is a leading lawyer in the market. He possesses expertise in an array of corporate matters including investments and acquisitions. "He has the ability to lead clients to where they want to be."

Chambers and Partners 2020

What the team is known for Distinguished practice with an excellent track record in advising SMEs and owner-managed businesses on the full range of corporate law matters. Possesses notable experience advising start-ups and emerging businesses through the full development cycle. Areas of particular sectoral expertise include the construction, healthcare, hospitality and technology fields.

Senior partner Andrew Wright has a long-standing reputation as one of the region's most experienced corporate lawyers, having advised on a number of complex domestic and cross-border M&A deals, joint ventures and capital markets issues across his distinguished career. One source recounts: "He knew both the personal matters as well as the business matters that were important to the client and was able to structure his advice to suit the situation."

Corporate practice head Benjamin Madden has attained a market-leading status for the strength of his legal representation across the complete spectrum of corporate matters. One commentator testifies: "He's very experienced and good at guiding people through transactions."