MLF advisory board members talk about the value of the programme.
Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
Robin Brooks is a corporate finance lawyer based in London and has over 25 years’ experience of international M&A. He has advised on a number of high profile transactions in emerging markets.
Chief Strategy Officer, Investment Bank, Barclays
Ben Davey has extensive experience of advising on mergers and acquisitions, capital restructurings and capital raisings across all FIG sub-sectors, as well as specialising in advising sovereigns on issues related to financial crisis.
Robin Dicker QC
Barrister, 3-4 South Square
Robin Dicker is a barrister and Queen’s Counsel at South Square, specialising in business and financial law, including banking, company, corporate restructuring and insolvency.
Head of Corporate, Travers Smith LLP
Chris Hale joined Travers Smith in 1983 and became a partner in 1987. Chris is overall head of the firm’s Corporate department which includes the Corporate Finance, Funds Formation and Private Equity groups (the latter of which he co-founded in 1996).
Partner, Hogan Lovells LLP
Ben Higson is a London-based partner in the international corporate practice of Hogan Lovells and one of the firm’s graduate recruitment partners. He focuses on cross-border transactions in the international energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors.
Senior Partner, Slaughter and May
Chris Saul read Law at St. Catherine’s College Oxford and joined Slaughter and May in 1977. He became a Partner in 1986 and spent three years in New York (from 1991 to 1994). He became Head of Corporate in 2004 and Senior Partner in 2008 and has recently retired.
Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell London LLP
Simon Witty is a partner in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practising in the London office. His practice focuses on public and private securities offerings and mergers and acquisitions.