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Nick joined Birketts in 2006 and is a Partner in our Corporate Team. He qualified as a Solicitor in September 2006.
Nick deals with a wide range of transactions with a particular focus on corporate finance and advises on acquisitions and disposals, including international transactions. He has also acted for a number of private equity and venture capital clients on their investments and has acted for portfolio companies. Nick has experience advising on banking transactions, group reorganisations and corporate governance matters as well as commercial arrangements, such as software development, licensing and outsourcing.
Nick is based at our Cambridge office.
Nick graduated from the University of Durham with a Masters degree in Engineering and had a spell in industry working for part of the BAE Systems group before he trained as a lawyer.
Nick is ranked by Chambers [UK 2024]. In this edition, a source describes Nick as “A good lawyer and very capable”.
Clients in the previous edition note “Nick is a good working partner who is very diligent and considers all risks but remains commercial.” An source in earlier edition said “He has been very attentive and responsive. He has a good understanding of our business, our requirements and what our priorities are.”
Nick is recommended and named as a ‘Rising Star’ by Legal 500 [UK 2024]. A client in the previous edition says “Nick Burt, Simona Gruodyte and all the team are friendly and helpful 24/7.”
In the previous edition, a client notes “Nick Burt was an invaluable member of the Birketts team supporting our exit transaction. Nick is highly responsive, deeply knowledgeable and pragmatic in his approach.”
Awards and Memberships
A good lawyer and very capable.
Chambers [UK 2024]