Gavin is a corporate partner with 22 years of experience in public and private equity M&A. He acts on cross-border M&A, JVs, VC and other investments, as well as governance, across Europe and Africa. Gavin represents financial investors, corporates and government agencies. His matters regularly involve complex or novel structures, contentious situations or distressed situations.

Gavin has particularly strong experience in shareholder activism situations in the UK, having acted on a number of the most significant campaigns in the UK in the past 10 years. Gavin is cited as a leading M&A lawyer in The Legal 500 and is identified in Who’s Who Legal as a leading practitioner in the field of international M&A.