Howard Corney Partner

Howard co-heads the firm’s mergers and acquisitions group.

He undertakes a broad range of M&A work with a particular focus on cross-border M&A and private equity.

Howard also established and leads our Africa practice and is the lead corporate and M&A partner in our industrial and manufacturing sector group.

What people are saying


"Howard Corney is a ‘very commercial and responsive’ lawyer who serves as co-head of the firm's corporate department. One source says: ‘He's incredibly stable under pressure, very clear in his analysis and as tough as we need him to be in negotiation’."

Chambers UK 2020

"He impresses clients as "a trusted confidant" who 'stays calm under pressure'."

Chambers UK 2018

"Howard Corney, who heads the department's Africa practice, is 'very reassuring, experienced and available'."

The UK Legal 500 2017

"Howard Corney is 'really smart but calm and just pushes the deal forward'."

Chambers UK 2016

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