Kate Bromley

Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction

Biography

Kate Bromley is a senior associate in Baker McKenzie's Corporate Department based in London. Kate is a member of the Firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group, as well as its Healthcare & Life Sciences industry group. Kate has gained over five years’ experience working in London and joined Baker McKenzie in April 2018 as an associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions team.

Practice Focus

Kate is experienced in domestic and crossborder mergers and acquisitions, carveout transactions and private equity investments. Since joining Baker McKenzie, Kate has advised on a number of complex, high value multi-jurisdictional transactions with a particular focus on the healthcare and consumer sectors.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised KKR on its acquisition of Coty’s professional and retail hair business, including the Wella, Clairol, OPI and ghd brands, for USD 4.3 billion.

  • Advised Puig, S.L., the Spanish family-owned fashion and fragrance company, on the acquisition of Charlotte Tilbury, the iconic British luxury makeup and skincare brand.

  • Advised Platinum Equity on its acquisition and carve-out of Johnson & Johnson's LifeScan blood glucose monitoring (medical device) business.

  • Advised Platinum Equity on the global acquisition of Pitney Bowes' Global Document Messaging Technologies production mail and supporting software business.

  • Advised Accenture on the acquisition of Parker Fitzgerald Limited, a strategic advisor and consulting partner to leading global financial intuitions.

  • Advised Accenture on the acquisition of Mudano Limited, a strategic data consultancy to UK financial services firms.

Admissions

  • High Court of New Zealand (2012)

Education

  • University of Otago (Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Art History and Theory) (2011)