Posted: 12/10/17 by Howes Percival
Howes Percival has been shortlisted in five categories in Insider Media’s Central & East Dealmakers Awards 2017.
The firm has been shortlisted as ‘Corporate Law Firm of the Year’ and have been shortlisted for four deal nominations. Howes Percival was part of the advisory team on the following transactions:
- Acquisition of Keencut by Constant Equity (Private Equity/Venture Capital Deal of the Year)
- Investment of Blue Skies by 8 Miles LLP (Private Equity/Venture Capital Deal of the Year)
- Sale of Woodway Packing to Bunzl plc (Deal of the Year - above £10m)
- Sale of Integrated Business Systems to Southern Communications (Deal of the Year - under £10m)
Commenting on the shortlistings, Howes Percival’s Northampton corporate partner, Gerald Couldrake: “This is a fantastic result for the team. Everyone has worked so hard in the last couple of years. We said we wanted to be the ‘go to’ firm for corporate work in the region and these nominations go a long way to supporting our ambition.
“We’re an ambitious firm, hungry to grow and help our clients achieve their aims. We have the team and the infrastructure to rival any regional law firm and we’ve shown this year that we are capable of handling some of the biggest deals around.”
The Insider Central & East Dealmakers Awards recognise the wealth of talent that the region’s professional services sector possess and celebrate its achievements. Shortlists are drawn-up by an expert, independent judging panel. The winners will be announced at a gala dinner which will take place in Milton Keynes on Thursday 9 November 2017.