Simon Youdale

Corporate and Commercial Consultant | London (City)

Simon Youdale

Simon is a corporate and commercial lawyer with over twenty years’ experience of working on a wide range of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, general corporate transactions and complex commercial and contractual arrangements.

Simon has advised:

  • Sellers and buyers in relation to share and business acquisitions
  • Parties in relation to disputes arising from share and business acquisitions, particularly warranty claims and earn-out provisions
  • National and multi-national clients on the establishment of joint ventures and collaborative arrangements
  • Shareholders in relation to joint venture disputes, joint venture exit, and the renegotiation and restructuring of joint ventures
  • Corporate clients on capital restructurings by way of share buybacks, reductions of capital and schemes of arrangement
  • Government departments in relation to their interests as stakeholders in strategic businesses
  • Industrial clients on the negotiation of distribution agreements and complex contractual arrangements
  • Insurers on the creation of complex policies, and disputes in relation to policies

Simon has written for a number of publications including PLC Magazine and Tolley’s Company Law Handbook.