Margot Lindsay

Counsel, London

Biography

Overview

Margot Lindsay is counsel in our global M&A and Corporate practice based in London.

She advises listed companies, private companies, financial sponsors and international corporates on international and domestic public and private M&A, joint ventures, reorganisations and general corporate advisory matters.

Margot has broad experience across a range of industries, with a particular focus on healthcare, consumer products and infrastructure.

Prior to joining White & Case, Margot worked for one of the UK’s magic circle law firms for 8 years and worked for a top tier law firm in New Zealand.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
LLB
University of Otago

New Zealand

BCom
University of Otago

New Zealand

Languages
English

Experience

Representation of MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas PLC on its US$1.57 billion acquisition of Chevron’s 9.57 percent stake in the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) oil field in the Caspian Sea off Azerbaijan and an effective 8.90 percent interest in the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline running across Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey to port facilities near Ceyhan, Turkey

Representation of European Metals Holdings Ltd, an Australian and UK listed mineral exploration and development company, on various corporate and project development matters

Representation of Avon Rubber plc on its acquisition of 3M’s ballistic-protection business in the US. Avon is a UK-listed innovative technology group, specialising in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) and respiratory protection systems

Representation of Nostrum Oil & Gas plc on its recent strategic review, including a formal sale process, and aborted class 1 transaction to acquire Positive Invest LLP, which holds the subsoil use rights to the Stepnoy Leopard licences in Kazakhstan

Representation of Allianz Capital Partners on its co-investment in GasNet, the Czech Republic’s largest gas distribution network business, as part of a consortium of investors led by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA)

Representation of J Sainsbury plc on its proposed £15 billion merger with Asda*

Representation of Reckitt Benckiser on the US$17.9 billion acquisition of Mead Johnson Nutrition Company*

Representation of MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas PLC on its US$1.57 billion acquisition of Chevron’s 9.57 percent stake in the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) oil field in the Caspian Sea off Azerbaijan and an effective 8.90 percent interest in the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline running across Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey to port facilities near Ceyhan, Turkey

Representation of European Metals Holdings Ltd, an Australian and UK listed mineral exploration and development company, on various corporate and project development matters

Representation of Avon Rubber plc on its acquisition of 3M’s ballistic-protection business in the US. Avon is a UK-listed innovative technology group, specialising in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) and respiratory protection systems

 

* Experience prior to joining White & Case