Philip Corser - McDermott Will & Emery


Philip Corser focuses his practice on global and UK corporate transactions. He has nearly 20 years’ experience acting on a wide range of complex public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, equity capital market transactions and solvent and insolvent restructurings. Philip provides comprehensive advice on private asset and share purchases, public takeovers, stock exchange listings, shareholders’ agreements, group reorganisations, securities regulations, listing, disclosure and reporting rules, corporate governance and company law.

Philip has a wealth of experience in a wide range of business areas, including in particular the healthcare, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, financial services and industrial sectors.


  • Advised ReNew Energy Global plc on various UK corporate matters as an English Nasdaq company
  • Advised Akari Therapeutics, Plc on equity lines and registered and unregistered offerings of Nasdaq-listed ADRs and warrants and various UK corporate matters as an English Nasdaq company
  • Advised Zura Bio Limited in connection with its agreement to a de-SPAC merger with JATT Acquisition Corp.

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  • Mergermarket Young Dealmaker of the Year, 2011


BPP Law School London, LPC, 2002
BPP Law School London, PgDL, 2001
Magdalen College, Oxford University, BA (first class Hons), Classics & Modern Languages, 2000

England & Wales