- 23 years qualified
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Partner and Head of Corporate Finance | Corporate
Named in Legal 500 UK as a ‘Leading Individual’, Anthony has a reputation as one of the region’s experienced corporate advisors. He leads an award-winning corporate team that is ranked top in the North East in both Legal 500 UK and Chambers & Partners.
Anthony advises on all aspects of corporate finance, leading multi-disciplinary teams on M&A transactions, private equity transactions and public sector investment projects.
He is a trusted advisor to a number of the region’s most significant public and private companies. His recent work includes advising Kitwave Group plc on its acquisition of the established foodservice supplier, M.J. Baker Foodservice Limited and advising the Iamproperty group on its acquisition of Vision Teknology UK Limited.
Anthony has previously advised on a range of transactions and investments including advising The University of Newcastle upon Tyne on its investment and infrastructure partnership with Legal & General and Newcastle City Council which created the £350m Helix redevelopment project.
"He is a very astute and pragmatic commercial lawyer. I have complete confidence in the advice he has given me." "He is very methodical, has great attention to detail and is very responsive. Nothing was too much for him and I can't speak highly enough of him."
'Anthony Evans and his team make the legal side of our business seem very straightforward with the clarity and simplicity of their advice. Their understanding of our business is excellent and approach very amiable, reducing formality where possible.'