Mike is a Solicitor in our Corporate department advising on all aspects of corporate law, including venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, joint ventures, investments and corporate advisory mandates. 

Mike works with a variety of clients including private companies (from start-ups to large corporates), venture capital investors, listed plcs, founders and management teams.
 
Recent experience includes advising:
  • Octopus Ventures on a number of venture capital and EIS investments.
  • Octopus Development Finance on several growth capital investments.
  • Gresham House Ventures on multiple venture capital investments.
  • Triple Point on a number of venture capital and EIS investments.
  • AI developer, Speechmatics on their recent Series A investment from multiple investors.
  • Electrolux on various projects and investments.
  • Iron Mountain on a group restructuring. 
  • Various lenders alongside Shoosmiths' Banking department on several acquisition finance matters.
Mike joined Shoosmiths in January 2019.  

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