Michael Scargill

Head of UK Knowledge Management
Michael Scargill is Counsel and Head of UK Knowledge Management in the London M&A Group of Shearman & Sterling. Previously, he was a corporate partner of Allen & Overy for over 16 years. He originally trained and worked as a solicitor, at Slaughter and May. With over 30 years of corporate legal experience, advising both UK and global clients, Michael has extensive experience of a wide range of both public and private cross-border and domestic M&A, privatization, joint venture, corporate governance and capital markets transactions, as well as large scale outsourcing and restructuring matters.
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Intra-group reorganisation (by asset sale)─checklist

This Checklist, produced in partnership with Shearman & Sterling LLP, summarises the key steps involved in an intra-group reorganisation of assets owned by an English-incorporated company to another English-incorporated company and highlights certain issues which may arise for the company as a result of such process.

Intra-group reorganisation (by share sale)─checklist

This Checklist, produced in partnership with Shearman & Sterling LLP, summarises the key steps involved in an intra-group reorganisation by sale of shares of an English-incorporated company to another English-incorporated company and highlights certain issues which may arise for the company as a result of such process.

Practice areas

Qualifications

  • M.A (Oxon); Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Education

  • Oxford University (New College)

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