Ross is a partner in the Corporate Technology team, based in our Cambridge office.
Ross’s practice focuses on helping tech and life sciences companies in all aspects of their growth, capital raising and international expansion. He has extensive experience of a variety of venture financing and public capital raisings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate advice, with a particular specialism in transactions with a transatlantic component.
Ross has extensive experience of transactions involving the US and was based out of San Francisco, CA in 2018 - 19. As a result, he has a particular expertise in supporting US investors and companies in their investment into the UK and elsewhere, as well as counselling UK companies looking to take investment from, or exit to, the US. He is an English qualified solicitor and registered foreign legal consultant in California.
Ross is the co-author of PLC’s leading article on M&A pricing structures: Pricing Mechanisms: locked box vs completion accounts.
|Since 2020||Partner, Taylor Wessing LLP|
|2015 - 2020||Partner, Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP, Cambridge|
|2010 - 2015||Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, London|
|2002 - 2009||Lawyer, Herbert Smith|
|2018||Admitted as a foreign legal consultant, state bar of California|
|2004||Admitted as a lawyer, England and Wales|
|2001||LPC and Post Graduate Degree in Law, Nottingham Law School|
Crowdfunding: an alternative source of capital, PLC magazine, 2016
Cornerstone Investments in IPOs: the new normal for European markets?, PLC magazine, 2015
Pricing Mechanisms: locked box vs completion accounts, PLC magazine, 2012