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David Broadley

Partner

London

Broadley David
David Broadley

Partner

London

David is a corporate finance partner with over 20 years experience of public and private M&A transactions and a wide range of equity capital markets transactions, acting for both issuers and underwriters. David’s client base has a significant focus on financial institutions. He is head of our UK Equity Capital Markets business.

David is a "market Leader" in IFLR1000 for ECM, and listed as a leading lawyer in Legal 500 for M&A and ranked in Chambers UK legal directory for both M&A and ECM.

David is a respected figure in the corporate market who handles high-end M&A transactions in addition to his capabilities in equity capital market deals.  Client say  "has an ability to step back out of the minutiae and give a good, commercial view of the bigger picture around a situation."

"David is a very experienced practitioner who knows the best way of doing things." (Chambers UK 2020, ECM).

Experience highlights

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1996

Academic

MA, History & Philosophy, University of Leeds, 1992

Recognition

Awards & accolades

KCA Deutag's acquisition of Dalma Energy – M&A Deal of the Year

IFLR Middle East Awards 2018

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Worldpay IPO - Equity Deal of the Year

IFLR Europe Awards 2016

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Published work

  • Co-Author, 2011, United Kingdom chapter in "Mergers & Acquisitions", Global Legal Insights by Global Legal Group

News & insights

Publications: 10 DECEMBER 2019

Registered AIFMs and internally managed non-AIFs: the CSSF’s reminder of your AML/CFT obligations

The CSSF continues to raise awareness of AML/CFT obligations to the fund industry. Following a conference addressed to registered (sub-threshold) AIFMs and internally managed non-AIFs, the CSSF published a list of common AML/CFT pitfalls.

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Publications: 06 DECEMBER 2019

Warsaw podcast - GDPR in M&A transactions - episode two

Justyna Ostrowska, senior associate in Allen & Overy Warsaw, advises clients on new technologies law as well as intellectual property rights and data protection.  In her podcast, she discusses the various stages of a M&A transaction in the light of the GDPR. This recording is devoted to the processing of employee data at the stage of sale transaction and data room preparation. We invite you to the second part of the podcast series dedicated to the employee data in M&A transactions.

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green leaves

News: 05 DECEMBER 2019

Allen & Overy advises Veganz on corporate realignment as stock corporation

Allen & Overy has advised Veganz GmbH, one of the worlds few suppliers of a full range of vegan foods, on its corporate realignment as stock corporation (Veganz Group AG).  With this step, Veganz Group adopts a structure that will support further growth.

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Publications: 15 DECEMBER 2017

A&O acts for 21st Century Fox on acquisition by Disney

A&O is advising 21st Century Fox, Inc on its proposed acquisition by The Walt Disney Company, in one of the largest global M&A deals – valued at around USD52.4 billion.

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