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Eli Clinton-Davis

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Eli is an associate in the Corporate M&A team in London.

Practice Focus

Eli's practice focuses on advising domestic and international clients on complex, cross-border mergers and acquisitions as well as private equity transactions and multi-jurisdictional carve outs. In 2022, Eli spent six months on secondment at a European infrastructure asset manager, which focuses on telecoms, transport, energy and logistics & industrials. Eli is also key member of the Firm's warranty & indemnity insurance team, advising clients on policy placements globally.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised Sika AG on its EUR 5.3 billion acquisition of MBCC from LoneStar including the sale and carve out of the remedy divestment of the MBS business to Cinven.
  • Advised Donaldson on the acquisition of Univercells Technologies, a global provider of innovative biomanufacturing technologies.
  • Advised Siemens on the acquisition of Senseye, a leading provider of AI-powered solutions for industrial machine performance and reliability.
  • Advised Baker Hughes on its acquisition of the Power Generation Division of BRUSH Group.
  • Advised Baker Hughes on the carve out sale of its Subsea drilling business into a joint venture with MH Wirth/Akastor.
  • Advised Kantar (Bain portfolio company) on the carve out sale of its global Public Consulting and Reputational Intelligence businesses.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of England and Wales - Member


  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2023)


  • BPP University (including Maters of Law - LLM, Commercial Legal Practice) (2021)
  • BPP University (Graduate Diploma in Law) (2020)
  • University of Bristol (BA in Modern Languages) (2019)


  • English
  • French