James Turner | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

James Turner

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 2248

T +44 20 7532 1000

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Overview

James is an Associate within the EMEA private equity team in our Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and focuses primarily on private equity transactions. Prior to joining White & Case, James worked at a Magic Circle firm in London.

Bars and Courts

  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, University of Law
  • BA, University of Oxford

Languages

  • English

Experience

Pure Safety in relation to the equity financing of its simultaneous acquisitions of two well-known US fall protection brands, Web Devices and Guardian Fall Protection.

Summit Partners, a global alternative investment firm, on its sale of leading dental clinic DentalPro to international private equity firm BC Partners.

Cott Corporation (one of the world's largest producers of beverages on behalf of retailers, brand owners and distributors and based in Tampa, Florida) on its acquisition of Eden Springs (a leading European direct-to-consumer services provider that specializes in home and office delivery water, office coffee services and filtration) from Rhone Capital.

The Smithfield Group (as the investment manager of the Fairfield Partnership) on its sale of Innovia (a specialist label, packaging and security supplier) to CCL Industries, a listed Canadian corporate.

Arle Capital on the IPO of its portfolio company, Parques Reunidos, a global theme parks and attractions business.

Castik Capital on the acquisition of Waterlogic, a global designer and operator of point-of-use water systems, and Angel Springs, a leading UK water cooler company.

A large investment fund on its options with respect to a portfolio company in distress.

A global investment firm on the acquisition of certain distressed assets of a competitor firm based in several jurisdictions across Europe.

Waterlogic Holdings Limited on the acquisition of the water cooler business of PHS.