Nick Cline is an M&A lawyer with more than 20 years of experience focusing on UK and international, cross-border M&A, private equity, and joint ventures. He is also the Co-Chair of the Corporate Department in the London office.
Mr. Cline has represented, among others, Qatar Investment Authority, Thomas Cook Group, VEON, Emerson Electric Co., Aon, Mattel, Yahoo!, Virgin Media, ACCO Brands, Global Infrastructure Partners, and Human Rights Watch.
Mr. Cline is described in The Legal 500 for M&A as being “adept at dealing with US company issues in a European context” and is listed in The Lawyer Hot 100 2011. Chambers UK 2014 describes Mr. Cline as “approachable and highly client-focused.” Chambers UK 2019 notes that “in the most difficult moments of negotiation,” Mr. Cline’s “calm, methodical, and diplomatic manner achieved several breakthroughs that we needed.”