James Mackay


F +44 20.7615.3100


10 Gresham Street

London, UK EC2V 7JD

T +44 20.7615.3286

F +44 20.7615.3100

As an associate in the Corporate Group, James has experience of a range of corporate transactions, including private acquisitions and public takeovers, alterations to share capital and equity capital market transactions. 

Primary Focus & Experience

James’ experience includes assisting with the provision of advice to:

  • A US-headquartered multinational company on its takeover of a UK-listed competitor;

  • A South African conglomerate on the acquisition of a minority stake in a UK-listed company, and on an associated rights issue;

  • A leading debt purchaser on its acquisition of a private Portuguese debt servicing company and portfolio of securitised loan notes; and

  • A UK-listed company on the proposed strike-off of its dormant UK subsidiaries.

Recognition & Accomplishments

James has been recognised as a Notable Practitioner by IFLR1000 2020 in M&A and Private Equity.

Additional Details
  • BPP University Law School, L.P.C.
  • Oxford University, Magdalen College, B.A.
  • England and Wales