Clients across the globe instruct us on public M&A deals knowing that whatever the scale of complexity and challenge ahead, we will deliver to ambitious takeover schedules, drawing on the best legal minds across our global practices, with local, personal advice.
We have consistently dominated the legal advisory league tables and are recognised by the leading independent directories as top tier for M&A in Europe and globally.
Our lawyers know that legal advice is not “one size fits all”. Our wealth of experience means that we are able to understand complex legal and commercial issues from every angle. And, if faced with challenges we have not seen before, our lawyers also have market-leading experience of advising on some of the most innovative deals in recent years across a multitude of sectors.
"A highly sophisticated corporate practice that enjoys an outstanding reputation for complex M&A work. Consistently acts on landmark cross-border deals, servicing industry-leading clients from the energy, healthcare and TMT sectors, among numerous others. Clients also benefit from a market-leading borrower-side finance practice assisting with high-value deal work. Extensive international footprint covers Europe, the Americas and East Asia."
Chambers UK 2022, Band 1 Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability: London
"The strength and depth of the Linklaters team is extremely impressive. Their ability to mobilise quickly and experience in supporting large scale M&A makes them an incredible asset to have in a team."
Legal 500 UK 2022, M&A: Upper Mid-Market and Premium Deals, £500M+: United Kingdom
Our public mergers and acquisitions experts are advising on significant deals from across our 30 global offices. Over the last eight years we have advised on more UK Public bids than any other firm, including, in 2019, seven takeovers valued at £1bn+.
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