Latham & Watkins1 is pleased to announce that UK Corporate lawyer Martin Saywell will join the London office as partner.
Saywell will join from Simmons & Simmons, where he has practiced since 1995. His corporate practice includes public and private mergers, private equity transactions, take-overs and initial public offerings and secondary offerings. His recent experience includes representation on the $110 million sale of Momentum Holdings, a fund of funds group to Pioneer, a subsidiary of Unicredito, the £47 million public to private of FC-X International plc and the $190 million introduction of ALTIN AG, a Swiss fund of funds group, on the London Stock Exchange. Saywell studied for a masters degree at Kobe University and speaks fluent Japanese.
“We are delighted to welcome Martin to the firm,” commented David Miles, Latham’s London Office Managing Partner. “He joins at an exciting time for the European practice and the London office. We are continuing to grow our UK practice and add new capability both in London and on the Continent. Martin will be an excellent addition to our corporate practice.”