July 13, 2020

Volume X, Number 195

Giles Distin

Giles is a partner in our Global Corporate Group based in our London office. His particular expertise covers advising on UK public company transactions including, notably, takeovers and other UK Takeover Code transactions, initial public offerings, reverse takeovers and public equity fundraisings on the Main Market/AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange.

Giles also provides ongoing advice to UK publicly listed companies on compliance with UK stock market/ listed company-related regulations, including advising on corporate governance and shareholder-related issues. He also represents underwriters, sponsors and other financial advisers.

Giles was an Assistant Secretary at the UK Panel on Takeovers and Mergers between 2000 and 2002 and is a member of the Corporate Finance Faculty of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He has been asked to speak at conferences on topics related to the UK’s capital markets and in particular, in relation to takeovers and continuing obligations for companies listed on the AIM Market. 

Articles in the National Law Review database by Giles Distin