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Paddy Eaton

Partner, London

Paddy is a Partner specialising in corporate transactional and advisory work, based in the London office.
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He focuses on private company M&A, equity finance, joint ventures and corporate structuring, particularly in the retail sector. He also advises on AIM IPOs and secondary financings.

Paddy's practice is focused in the retail sector and covers a range of corporate transactional and advisory work, including private company M&A, equity finance, joint ventures and corporate structuring and reorganisations. He advises retail businesses as well as private and venture capital investors in the sector.

His experience also includes a substantial amount of UK and international M&A and joint venture work for US corporates across a variety of industries, as well as AIM IPOs and secondary financings, acting for issuers, nominated advisers and brokers.

Outside of work, Paddy's family life takes a clear first place, with time in the gym, socialising and watching rugby each vying as runner up. He tries to combine as many of these as possible with his passion for heavy metal music, with varying degrees of success.


Legal 500 [2021] has ranked Paddy as a 'Leading Individual' for M&A deals up to £50m.

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