Tim Stone

Tim Stone

Partner

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A brief introduction

Tim is a partner and is the company and commercial team leader. He is also the firm's Chairman.

Tim acts for a wide range of business clients across various sectors. He has particular expertise in acting for both sellers and buyers of private companies (M&A) and during his career has been involved in some of the region's leading M&A transactions.

The leading independent guide to the legal profession (Legal 500) acknowledge Tim as an ‘excellent’ lawyer, with ‘in-depth knowledge’ and being an adviser who ‘gets straight to the point’. 

Specialisms

  • advising sellers and buyers of private companies (shares and asset sales)
  • acting for management buy-out or buy-in teams
  • preparing shareholders and joint venture agreements
  • preparing and reviewing a wide range of commercial contracts
  • preparing terms and conditions of sale and purchase for business
  • dealing with company share buy-backs
  • advising on lending and security documentation
  • advising on LLP and partnership matters

In Practice

  • Lead advisor to the selling shareholders in the sale of Classic Bag to Bunzl Plc
  • lead advisor to the selling shareholders in connection with the sale of Ability Projects to the Glen Dimplex Group
  • lead advisor to the selling shareholders in connection with the £23million LDC backed management buy out of Bofa International Limited, the world leader in fume extraction technology
  • lead advisor to the Bath family in connection with the sale of Bath Travel to Hays Travel Group
  • lead advisor to the selling shareholders of the UK, ROI and Spain's Pilatus private aircraft dealership
  • lead advisor to the selling shareholders of Keith Spicer Limited (tea and coffee merchants) to Harris Freeman Asia
  • advising a manufacturing and sales company on setting up a new group structure and international trading division
  • assisting an engineering company on the creation of employee share incentive schemes
  • advising the founder in a management buy-out of a specialist manufacturing company

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