Richard Brown

Partner

richard.brown@bakerbotts.com

London

P: +44.20.7726.3479 F: +44.20.7726.3579
Richard Brown

Richard Brown is a corporate finance partner with over 20 years of experience in a wide range of international corporate finance transactions (including equity capital markets transactions, M&A, joint ventures and restructurings). He regularly advises both issuers and underwriting banks on both primary and secondary equity capital markets work in the UK and internationally.

Mr. Brown's experience in-house as executive director in an investment banking legal team means he has a deep understanding of the client perspective. In Chambers Global 2018, a client remarks that "he is very considered, very commercial, very pragmatic and a pleasure to deal with."

Related Experience

  • PureTech Health plc - advising the underwriting banks in connection with $100m placing of ordinary shares*
  • TI Fluid Systems plc - advising the company in connection with its £1.3 billion IPO on the London Stock Exchange*
  • Ibstock plc - advising the underwriting banks in connection with the £770m IPO on the London Stock Exchange*
  • Brakes Group - advising the underwriting banks in connection with the proposed IPO on the London Stock Exchange*
  • BBI Diagnostics plc - advising Jefferies in connection with the proposed spin out and IPO of BBI*
  • Card Factory plc - advising the underwriting banks in connection with the £767m IPO on the London Stock Exchange*
  • RAC plc - advising the underwriting banks in connection with the proposed IPO on the London Stock Exchange*
  • Keller Group plc - advising Jefferies and Investec in connection with the £200m Class 1 acquisition by Keller of North American Piling and the related placing of ordinary shares*
  • Severfield Rowen plc - advising Jefferies as sponsor and underwriter in connection with the £47.9m rights issue*
  • Talvivaara - advising the underwriting banks in connection with a €260m rights issue by Finnish incorporated and London premium listed mining company*
  • Entertainment One - advising the underwriting banks in connection with the £200m rights issue in connection with the acquisition of Astley Baker Davies*
  • New World Resources - advising BXR as the major shareholder in connection with the restructuring and rights issue of New World Resources*

*Prior to Joining Baker Botts

Awards & Community

Ranked in Chambers Global 2018, Chambers Europe 2018 and Chambers UK 2019 for Capital Markets: Equity

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