Rupert specialises in corporate finance and company law. His experience includes advising on mergers and acquisitions; flotations; secondary issues; joint ventures; restructurings and general corporate law. Recent highlights include advising FirstGroup on a disposal programme raising in excess of £100 million; Franco/Belgian retail group Louis Delhaize on the sale of The Garden and Leisure Group; Principality Building Society on the sale of the Peter Alan Estate Agency chain and advising management on the $350 million buy out of Adelie Foods.
Trained Burges Salmon; qualified 1997; partner 2005.
Attended Leeds University (History); College of Law, Guildford (CPE; LPC).