Nigel is a transactional lawyer and advises listed and unlisted UK companies, overseas corporations and multinationals in a variety of sectors ranging from technology, media and telecommunications through to the transport and logistics sector, with a particular focus on rail. His experience, both in the UK and internationally, includes mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, joint ventures and fund raisings. To complement his corporate work, Nigel also has a great deal of experience in rail franchising, including franchise renewal, bids, mobilisation and implementation.
Nigel has been involved in the rail sector since privatisation. He has spent time on secondment at a train operating company and acted on transactions involving participants from the Department for Transport and the Office of Rail Regulation through to domestic franchised and open access operators and multinational mobility and logistics operators.
Nigel is recognised as advising on rail transport in the 2012 UK Legal 500 and is featured in Legal Experts 2011 as being highly recommended in transport.