Luke Powell Partner

Luke co-heads the firm’s mergers and acquisitions group and will become Managing Partner on 1 May 2022.

He advises on all aspects of M&A transactions. Luke has experience in many sectors but particularly specialises in financial services, asset management and private equity (both buy-outs and secondaries).

Clients for whom he acts regularly include Chrysalis Investments (formerly Merian Chrysalis), Federated Hermes, Glendower Capital, Goldman Sachs, Keyhaven Capital, Legal & General and Permira.

What people are saying


"Luke Powell is a standout partner and provides the confidence and authority to take tough stances to protect his clients' interests’."

The UK Legal 500 2019

"Luke Powell anticipates issues and is solution-oriented; he is recommended."

The UK Legal 500 2018

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