Peter Lewis | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Peter Lewis
Peter Lewis

Peter Lewis

Counsel, London

T +44 20 7532 2212

E peter.lewis@whitecase.com

Overview

Peter is part of the private equity team in White & Case's Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice based in the Firm's London office. His focus is primarily on financial sponsors and portfolio companies.

He has extensive experience advising financial sponsors on leveraged M&A, equity investment and structuring, consortia arrangements, refinancing and restructuring, as well as advising portfolio companies on bolt-on acquisitions, carve-out disposals, management incentive schemes, senior executive hires and dismissals and other strategic matters.

Prior to joining White & Case Peter spent over 8 years at one of the UK's Magic Circle law firms.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • Legal Practice Course, Nottingham Law School
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, Nottingham Law School
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, Bath University

Languages

  • English

Experience

Montagu Private Equity on its acquisition of Funeral Partners.

Oaktree on its establishment of a number of equity platform investments.

HgCapital on the carve-out and disposal of one of its portfolio companies.

Montagu Private Equity on its acquisition of DEAS.

Equatex AG on its acquisition of Accurate Equity.

Montagu Private Equity on its acquisition of Open GI.

HgCapital on its acquisition of a controlling investment in IntelliFlo Limited.

Biffa Group on the restructuring of its equity and debt capital structure and the implementation of a new management incentive package.

CapVest on the restructuring of the Findus Group's equity and debt capital structure.