Patrick Edwards

Patrick Edwards

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Services Limited

Biography

Patrick is an associate in the London office and part of the M&A team. Since joining the Firm as a trainee solicitor in 2014, Patrick has acted on a number of complex, high value cross-border and domestic transactions, with a focus on the healthcare, pharma and medical devices industries. Patrick is a member of Baker McKenzie's supply chain management team. Patrick has spent three months with Baker McKenzie's finance practice in New York.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advising a premium FTSE-listed pharma company on the divestments of its manufacturing facilities in Canada, Ireland, Italy and the UK, as well as related manufacturing and supply arrangements (2018 - 2020)

  • Advising Pitney Bowes on the USD 700 million divestment of its logistics software business (2019)

  • Acting for Astellas Pharma on the acquisition of a Cambridge University clinical research company (2018)

  • Advising an NYSE-listed industrials company on the divestment of certain European manufacturing assets (2018)

  • Advising a leading US private equity house on the USD 2 billion acquisition of a global diabetes business (2018)

  • Advising ICU Medical Inc on the USD 900 million acquisition of the Hospira fusion pumps business from Pfizer (2016)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of England and Wales.

Admissions

  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2016)

Education

  • University of Law (Legal Practice Course, Distinction) (2014)
  • City University of London (Graduate Diploma in Law (Commendation)) (2012)
  • University of Warwick (BSc Philosophy, Politics and Economics) (2011)