Richards Butler boosts corporate finance practice

During his time at the firm, Douglas acted on a number of high profile deals including a joint venture between Dutch companies Blackwell and Swets & Zeitlinger to create the largest journal subscription agency.

A long term client of Douglas', Blackwell was also advised by Eversheds merger Dutch merger partner Boekel de Neree and Proskauer Rose in the US.

The firm states that it is committed to expanding its corporate finance practice by taking on more "quality individuals" in the future