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Richard Price, Case Manager at Penningtons Manches


Richard is an associate in the corporate team, based in the Guildford office. He advises on corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate restructures, insolvency-based transactions, general corporate governance and company constitutional documents.

Working with a broad range of clients, Richard has acted for start-ups, university spin outs, owner-managed companies and large global corporations. He also has experience in cross border transactions involving collaboration with lawyers in jurisdictions such as China, Singapore, the US, Japan and Germany.

Richard joined the firm in 2015 and gained valuable experience during his training contract in areas of law applicable to corporate matters, including seats within the employment and commercial, IP and IT teams.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting on the pre-IPO reorganisation of global consultancy firm Elixirr International plc.
  • Assisting in the share sale of a recruitment technology company valued at £50 million to an Asia-based global recruitment company.
  • Drafting an SPA and option agreement for the acquisition of a Guernsey-registered SPV holding assets of £150 million.
  • Acting on a corporate restructure and providing corporate governance advice for the UK arm of a top global education provider.
  • Managing the due diligence and disclosure process in the share sale of a medical consultancy company for £15 million.

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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