asb law shortlisted in prestigious Insider Dealmaker Awards 2017
2017 has seen another fantastic start to the year for asb law’s Corporate Finance team, who have been shortlisted in 4 categories of the Insider Dealmakers South East Awards 2017.
- Corporate Law Firm of the Year
- Deal of the Year >£10m: StorageMart acquisition of Big Box Storage, where Partner Claire Williams acted for the shareholders of Big Box Storage
- Private Equity / Venture Capital Deal of the Year: YFM investment in Ferrabyrne, where Partner Andrew Hoad acted for YFM Equity Partners Ltd
- Nikki Ashfield for Young Dealmaker of the Year
Claire Williams, Partner, commented: “We are delighted to be shortlisted in the Insider Dealmaker Awards and included in categories which recognise our firm, deal transactions and individual staff achievements. 2016 was a very exciting year for our Corporate Finance team and it’s great to see this momentum continue into 2017. We’ve seen continued growth, particularly within the mid-market sector where we've successfully completed many significant deals, including the £100m+ sale of Big Box Self Storage, believed to be the largest ever self-storage transaction in UK. We also acted for YFM Equity Partners in the successful MBO of Ferrabyrne, a leading manufacturer of rubber to metal bonded components, with an investment in excess of £5m.”
In preparation for another busy year, asb law has also recently strengthened its Corporate Finance team with the addition of Bimah Khan who joined as a Solicitor in December. This increases the total number of fee earners in the team to ten.
Please click here for asb’s most recent Corporate Finance Deals Update bulletin.
Published: 17 Jan 2017