Martin is a Partner in the Corporate team and as well as Client Services Director for our Leicester office.
Experienced in a broad range of corporate matters, including acquisitions, mergers and disposals, corporate fundraising and investment, solvent restructuring, the purchase of insolvent businesses, management buyouts and buy-ins, joint ventures and public and private equity transactions. Martin acts for clients in the East Midlands and further afield in the UK, as well as European and international clients with business interests in the UK.
Clients include private individuals, owner-managed commercial enterprises and private and public companies.
Recent examples of how Martin has supported clients include:
- advising Geary’s Bakeries, the award-winning baker of loaves and sourdough breads to supermarket retailers and food manufacturers, and major shareholder Jason Geary on the majority investment into the business by the Unsworth family (former owners of Aimia Foods);
- supporting the management team and shareholders of Casepak and Oceala, the Leicester based materials recycling and collections business, on its buy out by EMK Capital backed Reconomy Group;
- advising the selling shareholders of CSL Business Machines, a provider of managed print services across the East Midlands for over 50 years, with their sale to Horizon Capital private equity backed Agilico Group; and
- working with the selling shareholders of Total Community Care, the provider of bespoke care packages for people living with spinal injuries and neurological conditions, on their sale to City & County, the Graphite Capital backed healthcare group.