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Kenyan solar farm funding deal powered up by Burges Salmon project finance team

April 27, 2022
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Kenyan solar farm funding deal powered up by Burges Salmon project finance team

The project finance team at Bristol-headquartered law firm Burges Salmon has advised on a cross-border financing deal that aims to increase the take-up of solar energy in Kenya. The team worked with Brussels-based EDFI Management Company to secure the multi-million dollar loan facilities for REDAVIA Solar Power, which supplies...

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Free IP advice sessions to be staged by Foot Anstey to mark World Intellectual Property Day

April 21, 2022
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Free IP advice sessions to be staged by Foot Anstey to mark World Intellectual Property Day

The intellectual property (IP) team at law firm Foot Anstey is to mark World Intellectual Property Day next week by offering free 30-minute consultations for businesses worried about IP issues. Lawyers from across the firm’s offices, including Bristol, will be stage the event from 26 April – World IP...

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£3.5m government funding secured by Temple Bright to remove cladding at London housing scheme

April 21, 2022
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£3.5m government funding secured by Temple Bright to remove cladding at London housing scheme

Bristol and London law firm Temple Bright has achieved a £3.5m funding application for fire safety remediation work at a development in the capital, including removing and replacing its cladding. Completion of the grant funding agreement with the Greater London Authority enabled building contracts to be signed the following...

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Raft of director promotions at Burges Salmon illustrates firm’s ‘ambitious growth strategy’

April 20, 2022
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Raft of director promotions at Burges Salmon illustrates firm’s ‘ambitious growth strategy’

Burges Salmon has appointed 13 new directors in what the Bristol-headquartered national law firm called a reflection of its ambitious strategy for growth across a number of key areas and specialisms. The firm, which employs 800 people in its Bristol HQ and London and Edinburgh offices, also said the...

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Foot Anstey Bristol office trio made partners as firm looks ahead to further growth

April 19, 2022
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Law firm Foot Anstey has promoted three of its Bristol-based lawyers – Rebecca Kibby, Mark Li and Christian Silk – into its partnership. Their appointments – along with those of John Catchpole from its Truro office and Exeter-based Adam McKenna – take effect from 1 May and will increase...

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Three senior lawyers promoted to partner in boost to Osborne Clarke’s Bristol office

April 12, 2022
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Three senior lawyers promoted to partner in boost to Osborne Clarke’s Bristol office

International legal practice Osborne Clarke has appointed three new partners in its Bristol office as part of a firm-wide set of promotions. The new partners in Bristol, who will take up their new roles on May 1, are Damocles Merry, Fiona Sweeting and Charlotte Walker.  Damocles specialises in merger...

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Major US group snaps up Bristol firm behind innovative analytical tech used in global pharma sector

April 7, 2022
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Major US group snaps up Bristol firm behind innovative analytical tech used in global pharma sector

A Bristol-based firm supplying pioneering analytical technology to the global pharmaceutical industry has been sold to a major US biotech group in a deal handled by a team from law firm Thrings. Optimal Industrial Automation and Technologies’ acquisition by Massachusetts-based Bruker Corporation opens up new markets for both firms.  Founded...

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Burges Salmon lands top legal sector award for championing environmental sustainability

April 6, 2022
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Burges Salmon lands top legal sector award for championing environmental sustainability

A strong commitment to improving the environmental sustainability of its operations and activities has earned the Bristol-headquartered national law firm Burges Salmon a major award. The firm topped the Sustainability category at the LexisNexis Legal Awards 2022, which recognise and celebrate excellence and innovation across the legal sector.  The awards, launched...

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Head of PKF Francis Clark’s Bristol business services team among latest promotions at firm

April 5, 2022
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Four newly promoted partners and directors are embarking on the next stage of their careers at South West accountancy firm PKF Francis Clark. Ben Lee and Ryan Prynne, pictured right, have become partners in the firm’s latest round of promotions, while tax adviser Rob Deare and legal sector specialist...

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Barcan+Kirby strengthens its partnership with three key promotions

April 5, 2022
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Barcan+Kirby strengthens its partnership with three key promotions

Three new partners have been appointed by Bristol law firm Barcan+Kirby in its annual round of internal promotions. Gabrielle Artess, Laura Roberts and Helen Franklin’s appointments take the total number of partners at the firm to 19. The move also means the firm has maintained its gender-balanced partnership. Gabrielle and...

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Bevan Brittan team advises on mega-merger of two London housing associations

April 5, 2022
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Bevan Brittan team advises on mega-merger of two London housing associations

A multi-disciplinary team at Bristol-headquartered national law firm Bevan Brittan has worked on a merger to create one of the biggest housing association groups in England and Wales. The 20-plus strong team of experts provided advice across a range of legal issues over a nine-month period after being instructed in...

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Fast-growing recovery services group calls in Foot Anstey to advise on fourth deal

March 31, 2022
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Fast-growing recovery services group calls in Foot Anstey to advise on fourth deal

Lawyers from Foot Anstey have advised tech-enabled services group Marston Holdings on its acquisition of one of the UK’s leading utilities field services agencies. The deal, which adds Grosvenor Services Group (GSG) to Marston Holdings’ portfolio of businesses, is the fourth acquisition handled by Foot Anstey, which has an...

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Roger Bull re-elected as Burges Salmon managing partner following four years of strong growth

March 30, 2022
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Roger Bull re-elected as Burges Salmon managing partner following four years of strong growth

Burges Salmon managing partner Roger Bull has been re-elected for a second four-year term having overseen a period of substantial growth at the Bristol-headquartered national law firm. Achievements since Roger, pictured, took up the role on 1 May 2018 include exceeding £100m turnover and a 25% growth in the...

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