Stephen has been a partner in Olswang's Corporate Group since 1998. His practice is centred on mergers and acquisition transactions in both the public and private arenas and on primary and secondary equity fund-raisings in the UK capital markets, acting as both company and underwriter counsel.
Stephen's clients include large UK and multinational companies, with a particular emphasis on businesses operating in the media, communications and technology industries. Stephen also has considerable experience in representing owners of privately-held businesses in the implementation of their exit strategies.
Olswang's Corporate Group was ranked Tier 1 in Legal500 2011 for its M&A: Lower Mid-Market work and recently received the Law Firm of the Year award at the 2011 M&A Awards. This reputation for excellence relies on the team's consistent provision of a first class commercial service complemented by advice from specialist areas such as Tax, Employee Incentives and Pensions.