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Matthew Middleditch

Chairman of Global Corporate Practice and Partner (Linklaters LLP, England & Wales), Registered Foreign Lawyer (England & Wales), Hong Kong SAR



Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales


Specialist in advising corporate clients and investment banks on mergers and acquisitions, including public take-overs and private acquisitions of shares and businesses; primary and secondary equity issues, including acting on IPOs, rights issues and placings; reorganisations; joint ventures; and general corporate work.

Professional experience

2016 to date Global Chairman, Corporate
1990  Partner, Linklaters
1988 - 1990 Assistant Solicitor, Linklaters
1986 - 1988 Assistant Solicitor, Mills & Reeve, Norwich
1982 - 1986 Assistant Solicitor, Linklaters
1980 - 1982 Articled Clerk, Linklaters


1979 - 1980 College of Law - Law Society Final Examinations
1976 - 1979 Trinity College, Cambridge - M.A. Law