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Beverley is a commercially astute partner in the team and has extensive high-quality experience in complex and high-value corporate transactions, corporate finance, and joint ventures. She advises private and public organisations across a range of sectors, but most notably healthcare, manufacturing, and building sectors.

Beverley also has considerable banking and finance expertise. Her key clients include AIM-listed Brickability Group plc, Choice Care Group, Hartford Care Group, Lifecare Residences, Lenstec Optical Group, Warwick Capital Partners, Principality Building Society, Creditsafe, AIM-listed IQE plc, and Bluestone Resorts.

She was shortlisted for the ‘Dealmaker of the Year’ award at the Wales Insider Dealmaker Awards in 2019, 2020 and 2021. 

  • Corporate deals and transactions – mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Private equity funded transactions and PE backed buy and build strategies
  • Banking and finance transactions, including complex and structured arrangements
  • Commercial projects and contracts, including long-term contracts and joint ventures

Corporate Transactions

  • Acting for healthcare staffing provider Independent Clinical Services in its acquisition of ProClinical Limited, a leading recruitment agency in the pharma and life sciences sector with subsidiaries in the US, Germany, Switzerland and Singapore
  • Advising FTSE 250 company Capita plc on various high-value and complex corporate transactions
  • Acting for Brickability, a leading building materials firm in the UK construction sector, on various acquisitions as part of its ongoing growth strategy
  • Acting for Lenstec Optical Group in relation to the acquisition of a minority shareholding by Israeli based Shamir Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of optical lenses
  • Advised long-standing client Brickability Group plc on their acquisitions of McCann Limited and Bathroom Barn Limited, both closing in the space of one week 

Banking & Finance

  • Acting for IQE plc, a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced semiconductor wafer products, in relation to a US$35 million multi-currency revolving credit facility
  • Acting for investor and manager Warwick Capital Partners on its funding agreements with a joint venture funding partner and taking its committed capital to £98m
  • Acting for LifeCare Residences, an international retirement community operator, on its complex financing and security arrangements, including development funding for London’s first luxury retirement community in Battersea and subsequent refinancings of its retirement villages in the UK
  • Acting for the UK’s sixth largest building society, Principality, on its involvement as funding partner for a flagship regeneration scheme to create a £100 million urban village, a vibrant and sustainable new community in Cardiff with 800 homes
  • Acting for Creditsafe, the global business intelligence specialists, in a multi-currency revolving credit facility involving group companies across Europe

Accolades

  • Beverley is ranked Band 2 by Chambers & Partners.

  • The Banking & Finance Team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.

  • The Banking & Finance Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.

  • The Corporate Team is ranked Tier 1 in The Legal 500.

  • The Corporate Team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.

Words from our clients

  • Clients say Beverley provides ‘very sound advice’.

  • Beverley Jones ‘has been very diligent and assiduous’.

  • Beverley Jones is hardworking, commercial and responsive.

  • Beverley Jones is a safe pair of hands.