Richard Smith - Slaughter and May
Richard Smith
Areas of practice:
  • Corporate & Commercial Law
Slaughter and May

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Richard Smith is a partner in Slaughter’s corporate division and has a broad corporate and corporate finance practice with particular experience in public and private M&A and equity capital markets work. He has also developed specialist expertise in the utilities, insurance and banking sectors. Richard has recently completed a secondment to the investment banking division legal team at Goldman Sachs International where he was involved in a large number of equity capital markets and M&A transactions across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His recent work has included:

  • Resolution on its takeover of Friends Provident
  • Centrica on its takeover of Venture Production
  • HM Treasury on the Asset Protection Scheme and the lending commitments arranged with various banks
  • Land Securities on its rights issue and disposal of Trillium
  • Aviva on the outsourcing by its UK life business, Norwich Union Life, of the administration of almost three million of its life and pension policies to Swiss Re
  • RWE on its disposal of Thames Water, its arrangements in relation to a Turkish utilities joint venture, and various other matters

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