We have advised drug discovery company Evotec on its takeover of Cyprotex via a scheme of arrangement. The acquisition valued Cyprotex’s share capital at £41.7 million.
Penningtons Manches has received high rankings in a broad range of practice areas in the latest edition of Chambers UK. The directory has recommended 60 lawyers across the firm as 'leaders in their field'.
We present a series of briefings produced by some of our practice area and sector teams on the key implications of the UK’s landmark decision to leave the EU for both businesses and private individuals.
Following the UK’s ratification of the Paris Agreement on 17 November 2016, we set out some of the technical detail on how the signatories are expected to co-operate.
We're delighted to be the founding sponsor of a new Oxford network called TechTonic which aims to address the lack of support for entrepreneurial women in the technology sector.
The latest statement of changes to the immigration rules was published at the beginning of November. We present a summary of the amendments and also look at two new provisions to tackle illegal working.
Our life sciences team assesses how the Brexit vote may affect businesses in the life sciences sector, including the impact on R&D funding and the ownership of market authorisations and CE Marks for medicines and medical devices.
There is increasing pressure for an ILO convention to improve human rights in global supply chains. Within these discussions, cross-border legal liability is a particularly hot topic.
We’re recognised as a forward-thinking commercial and private client law firm delivering imaginative and incisive advice – both in the UK and internationally. From cross-border technology transfer agreements to sophisticated tax affairs, our solicitors have the expertise to achieve results.
Our clients tell us that our openness, clarity and strong emphasis on communication are the reasons why they choose to work with us on an ongoing basis. We're proud of our responsive, go-ahead approach together with our firmwide team ethos.
Each of our offices, across London and the South East as well as in San Francisco, provides access to the entire breadth of our legal practice. We believe that this structure helps us to offer a seamless and highly effective service to businesses and individuals at every stage.