Howard Corney Partner

Howard 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 is also the lead M&A partner in our sports, leisure and hospitality sector groups and spends a significant amount of his time advising high-net-worth clients and institutions from the MENA regions on M&A and investment opportunities across Europe.

What people are saying


"A special mention is deserved by Howard Corney. He distinguished himself for being extremely accurate, always very available to find solutions through the ups and downs of the deal’s negotiation. Howard is a very knowledgeable and experienced M&A lawyer with strong negotiation skills."

The UK Legal 500 2024

"Howard is commercially astute; he is always objective and focused on the successful conclusion of the transaction"

Chambers & Partners (UK 2024)

"Howards offers a very responsive service, great legal insight and superb commercial awareness."

Chambers & Partners (UK 2024)

"Howard gets to the crux of an issue quickly."

Chambers & Partners (UK 2024)

"He has excellent coordination skills, a sharp eye for detail and a commercial understanding of client needs."

Chambers UK 2022

"He's razor-sharp with a formidable intellect, and has an aura of calm about him."

Chambers UK 2022

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