Press Releases / UK

Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has advised Magenta Partners LLP (Magenta) and others on their investment in Pure Gym Limited, a recently established chain of budget health clubs in England and Scotland. Magenta is a private equity fund headed up by Tom Matthews and Chase Emson, who were both formerly of MidOcean Partners. Its principal founder […]

Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) advised Playtech Limited, the leading provider of software to the remote and land based gambling industry, on its acquisition of the business and assets of Virtue Fusion Limited (VF), the leading developer and licensor of online bingo products. The consideration for the acquisition, which completed on 13 February 2010, comprises […]

Leading law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) announced today (4 February 2010) that Ashton Coleman-Smith will join the firm as director of marketing and a board member. Ashton, who is currently Managing Director, EMEA and London, for Ogilvy Public Relations, has extensive experience in developing major brands and marketing campaigns for global businesses. A board […]

Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (BLP) advised Playtech Limited, the leading provider of software to the remote and land based gambling industry, on its acquisition of Gaming Technology Solutions Limited (GTS), a rapidly growing gaming software business and one of the largest game aggregators in the industry. The consideration for the acquisition, which completed on 7 […]

Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has recently recruited two senior tax associates, Reshmi Manekporia and Georgina James, to join newly hired private client partner Murray North. Murray, who specialises in providing advice to ultra-high net worth individuals and their related trusts, controlled businesses and companies, joined BLP from Clifford Chance. Reshmi and Georgina also worked at […]

Two Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) partners have been appointed to head up some of the most respected legal bodies for their areas of expertise. Ian De Freitas, an IP specialist, has been appointed President of the Intellectual Property Commission of Union Internationale des Avocat (UIA), and Joanna Lampert, a real estate disputes expert, has been […]

Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) advised BDO on the administration of Regent Inns Plc and a number of its subsidiaries. This involved the sale of the group’s business and assets which includes 60 bars, restaurants and clubs (plus 2 non-trading sites) to iNTERTAIN Limited. At the same time a further nine trading and three closed sites were transferred […]

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