The Corporate Finance Law module, taught by Professor Ioannis Kokkoris, held two guest lectures on the 20 and 27 November.
The first lecture was given by Danny Tricot, Partner at Skadden Arps, who spoke on Initial Public Offerings (IPO) and Secondary Markets. The second guest lecture was led by legal professionals from Linklaters: Lucy Fergusson (Partner), Philippa Gavey (Managing Associate) and Lucy Reeve (Lawyer), who spoke on Share Buybacks.
Lucy Fergusson has extensive experience in corporate and securities law, mergers and acquisitions and domestic and international capital raising. Philippa Gavey has extensive experience of a wide range of domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, reorganisations and returns to shareholders across a variety of industries. Lucy Reeve is a Lawyer at Linklaters London.