Rachel Hawkins

Partner | London

Client services contact Kimberley Ferrier


Track record

Global property solutions provider

Represented a global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider in its acquisition of a UK company, a provider of innovative mobile surveying and workflow management software in connection with the UK property market;

Sale of specialist fund manager

Advised on the sale of a London based specialist fund manager as part of a management buy-out;

Mauritian joint venture company

Provided tax advice with regard to the establishment of a Mauritian joint venture company for the purpose of investing in Indian portfolio assets;

Acquisition of pharmaceutical assets

Acted for a Chinese client in respect of its acquisition of pharmaceutical assets in the UK, China, Germany and Australia;

Tax aspects of $300m acquisition

Advised on the tax aspects of a $300m acquisition of equity and debt assets from an international bank, including the spin out of the management team;

Acquisition of US biotech business

Advising a premier R&D service provider for the life sciences industry with the acquisition of US biotech business;

Tax and structuring advice

Provided tax and structuring advice in respect of a family office's internal private equity investment fund structure;

Private investment firm

Advising a private investment firm focuses on investing in opportunities in the lower middle market, on the maiden investment from its new $500m fund, which involved the management buyout of a multi-channel marketing business and assets located in the UK, US and Australia;