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Legal update for commercial directors and senior managers of member companies of CECA (Southern) Ltd on 28 April 2021

A team of lawyers from Goodman Derrick LLP have provided a webinar on recent legal developments of interest to commercial directors and senior managers of member companies of CECA (Southern) . David Allen, Executive Director of CECA (Southern)...

Construction disputes - a practical legal webinar to help you protect your position and get paid - available now

Goodman Derrick's specialist construction law team have provided a webinar to help those in the construction sector protect their positions and get paid for their work. The session covers contemporary construction disputes in light of BREXIT and...

Goodman Derrick advise Bould Opportunities plc on its £21 million acquisition of Cizzle Biotechnology Limited and admission of the enlarged group to Main Market of the London Stock Exchange

Goodman Derrick’s Capital Markets team have advised Bould Opportunities plc on its £21 million acquisition of Cizzle Biotechnology Limited, Bould’s associated £2.2m fundraising and the admission of the enlarged group to trading on...

Paul Herbert to deliver Lexis Nexis webinar on online harms

Paul Herbert , Head of TMT at Goodman Derrick, is to deliver a webinar for Lexis Nexis on the overlapping subjects of AVMS Regulation and the Online Harms White Paper's proposals on Wednesday 24th March 2021. To find out more about this event and to...

Goodman Derrick act on the sale of the entire issued share capital of InfoSaaS Limited to Amtivo.

Founded in 2014, InfoSaaS has developed a cutting edge platform that supports organisations with their information security, data protection and business compliance requirements including compliance management systems for ISO 27001, GDPR and other standards. The company has an established international blue-chip client base and is an approved provider to the UK Government’s G-Cloud 12 Framework.

Construction Disputes Webinar: BREXIT, COVID, What Next? Protecting Your Position and Getting Paid - 14 April 2021

2020 was a bad year for the construction industry and the economy as a whole, the beginning of 2021 has been no better. The UK’s construction sector continues to suffer the double whammy of Covid-19 and the UK’s transition from the European Union...

From me to you: Goodman Derrick's female lawyers celebrate International Women's Day

Goodman Derrick are celebrating International Women’s Day with a series of interviews with senior associates and partners. Reflecting upon a career in law, Goodman Derrick’s senior associates and partners have shared their early career stories...

Boost for SME developers as United Trust Bank (UTB) and Homes England launch £250m Housing Accelerator Fund

Long-standing Goodman Derrick client United Trust Bank have announced a new five-year lending alliance with Homes England to provide development finance to SME builders at up to 70% Loan to Gross Development Value.

Goodman Derrick lawyers have been recommended in the latest Spear's 500

We are pleased to announce that several Goodman Derrick lawyers have been recommended in the latest edition of Spear’s 500 2021 - the indispensable global guide to the top private client advisers, wealth managers, lawyers and service providers for...

Richard Bailey speaks at IPA - Instituto Peruano de Arbitraje arbitration conference

Richard Bailey , Partner, Head of Construction, Engineering and International Arbitration at Goodman Derrick, recently spoke at a panel discussion for a conference with the IPA - Instituto Peruano de Arbitraje . IPA, Peruvian Institute of Arbitration, is...

Goodman Derrick supports the publication of the CECA Generic Form of Sub-Contract for use by the civil engineering industry

Goodman Derrick LLP was delighted to support the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) in the publication of the CECA Generic Form of Sub-Contract in September 2020.  Tom Pemberton , Partner of Goodman Derrick LLP, drafted the CECA Generic...

Goodman Derrick's corporate team advise Pooch & Mutt on the sale of a minority stake to Czech pet food producer VAFO

Goodman Derrick’s corporate team have advised London-based Pooch & Mutt on the sale of a minority stake to Czech pet food producer VAFO. The multi-million pound deal, which sees Petr Kříž of VAFO Group join the board, provides...

Goodman Derrick advises Trademark Global, a portfolio company of Bertram Capital, on its acquisition of The EVLA Group

Goodman Derrick has advised Trademark Global, a portfolio company of Bertram Capital, on its acquisition of The EVLA Group. Bertram Capital invests in lower middle market companies, supplying strategic growth capital and leveraging proprietary processes and...

Goodman Derrick advises TomCo Energy plc in relation to its placing to raise £3.5m

Goodman Derrick have advised TomCo Energy plc (AIM: TOM) in relation to its placing to raise £3.5m.  The placing enables TomCo to progress the development of its 50/50 joint venture with Valkor LLC, Greenfield Energy LLC, and for Greenfield to...

Charlotte Coyle and Lilly Whale to speak at Intergen 2020

Charlotte Coyle , Senior Associate in Family, and Lilly Whale , Associate in Private Client, are to speak at Intergen 2020. From 30 November a multitude of speakers will aim to provide an immersive three-day virtual event experience aimed at educating and...

Goodman Derrick advises Outmatch, a leading talent intelligence platform, on its purchase of recruitment automation platform, LaunchPad.

Goodman Derrick’s corporate team has advised Outmatch, a portfolio company of US private equity firm, Rubicon Technology Partners, on its acquisition of UK based LaunchPad.  The purchase combines Outmatch’s data driven analytics and...

Our Authorised Push Payment Fraud service is now available

Our Authorised Push Payment Fraud service is now available. Push Payment Frauds, more commonly known as bank transfer scams or phishing scams, have become the crime of choice for financial fraudsters. Whether you have lost several thousands pounds or a much...

Paul Herbert to speak at SCL Event on online harms

Paul Herbert, Head of TMT at Goodman Derrick, is to speak at the Society for Computers and Law webinar on Online Harms on Thursday 29 th October 2020. Chaired by SCL Trustee Patricia Shaw and CEO of Beyond Reach, Paul will be joined by Lorna Woods,...

Goodman Derrick's corporate team advises market leading British technology company as it secures crucial seed funding

Goodman Derrick's corporate team has advised Pimloc, the visual privacy and security technology company, on its £1.4M seed funding round, led by Amadeus Capital Partners with participation from Speedinvest and existing shareholders. Goodman...

Goodman Derrick strengthens its Construction team as Laughlan Steer joins the firm

Goodman Derrick LLP is pleased to announce that Laughlan Steer has joined the firm, further strengthening its City-based Construction law service. Head of Construction, Richard Bailey, commented: “We are extremely pleased to have Laughlan join us at...

The leading independent legal directories have widely recommended Goodman Derrick's lawyers and team

Goodman Derrick has once again received a raft of recommendations in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, the leading independent legal research directories. Through their primary research and interviews with clients of top tier law firm the legal...

Stephanie Brobbey recognised in eprivateclient's 2020 Top 35 Under 35

We are pleased to announce that Stephanie Brobbey has again been recognised as a leading private client professional in eprivateclient's 2020 Top 35 Under 35 , the definitive guide to the new generation of private client practitioners in the UK. ...