Kamalprit Lally

Partner

Corporate and Financial Services

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Expertise

Kam’s practice focuses on advising issuers, nomads and brokers on initial and secondary fundraisings, private placings and capital markets work as well as domestic and international M&A, private equity, joint venture and corporate finance transactions.

Recent Experience

  • Advised Diversified Gas & Oil plc on an acquisition for an agreed consideration of $575 million satisfied in cash at completion using gross proceeds of (i) a $250 million placing of new shares on AIM and (ii) a new revolving debt facility of up to $1 billion. This was the largest acquisition by an oil and gas company in the history of the AIM Market.
  • Acted for an AIM broker in connection with a £30m secondary placing.
  • Advised a number of companies in relation to the issue of debt securities on European exchanges.
  • Acted for a leading London golf club in connection with loan note offers to its members in order for it to acquire its freehold from the Crown.
  • Acted for the selling shareholders of a business telecoms and imaging technology company.
  • Advised a leading commercial property company with a portfolio of over £250m in connection with its acquisitions and restructurings.
  • Acted for TriSpan in connection with its secondary buyout of a significant majority stake in the Vietnamese restaurant group, Pho.
  • Acted for Borders & Southern Petroleum plc on an open offer to raise US$1.8 million.
  • Advised Manocap Energy on a €3million facility provided by Eiffel Investment to fund solar projects in Ghana and Sierra Leone.

Career History

Kam graduated from Leeds University in Law and continued her legal studies at the College of Law, London. She went on to qualify as a solicitor in 2007 with the US law firm Faegre & Benson before moving on to McCarthy Tétrault and then Bates Wells & Braithwaite. Kam joined Wedlake Bell as an Associate in the Corporate team in 2015.

She is admitted to practice in the state of New York.

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Wedlake Bell announces six Partner promotions in 2023 round

City law firm Wedlake Bell has promoted six lawyers to its partnership in its latest promotion round. The promotions span the breath of its practices from Commercial Disputes to ResidentialRead more

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Stock market listing without an IPO could be a new trend for businesses – Growth Business 09/04/2019

Last year Spotify music streamer obtained a direct listing on the New York Stock Exchange without raising any money by way of an IPO. Kamalprit Lally and Kendal Youngblood ofRead more

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LSE’s review of the AIM rules – Feedback statement

As reported in our Autumn 2017 In Counsel, in a call for evidence published on 11 July 2017, the London Stock Exchange (LSE) sought feedback on certain key areas ofRead more

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Takeover Code consultation on statements of intention and related matters

On 19 September 2017, the Takeover Panel, the UK regulatory body that enforces the Takeover Code, published PCP 2017/2, a public consultation paper (the Paper) in relation to a bidder’sRead more

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22 not out: Why AIM remains a force to be reckoned with

Kamalprit Lally, associate in the corporate and financial services team at Wedlake Bell, gives her outlook for the future of the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) as it approaches its 22ndRead more