Luk Trewhela

Luk Trewhela



Luk advises clients on a wide range of corporate transactional matters.

Luk’s practice focuses on cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, private equity buyouts, venture capital and more general corporate matters.

He has particular experience advising on complex cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations and investments in a number of industry sectors, including technology, food, beverage & agribusiness and energy & natural resources.

Education & Admissions

Cardiff Law School (Legal Practice Course, 2011)

Cardiff University (LLB, Law, 2010)


  • England


Representative Experience

Corporate Transactions

  • Advising the management team at Alexander Mann Solutions on the sale of the company for US$1.2b in a transaction between New Mountain Capital and OMERS Private Equity
  • Advising the shareholders of Dunstan Thomas Group, a leading Fintech provider delivering technology and market leading business solutions for wealth managers, platforms and providers, on the sale of DTG to London Stock Exchange-listed Curtis Banks Group plc.
  • Advising the shareholders of Arts Alliance Media, the leading operational software solution provider to the cinema industry, on their sale to Shandong Luxin-Rio Visual Technology of Qingdao, China
  • Advising a global crop protection company on the total reorganisation of its international operations, including the buy-out of a longstanding European joint venture partner
  • Advising the shareholders of This Is The Big Deal on its sale to trade buyer,
  • Advising Pattern, Inc. in its acquisition of UK e-commerce consultancy business Practicology Ltd
  • Advising Numis Securities Limited and Canaccord Genuity Limited on Velocys Plc’s placing
  • Advising a number of emerging companies on their fundraising rounds and other early-stage company matters
  • Advising a global engineering, repair and logistics company on a $240 million syndicated secured term loan and revolving credit facility and further advice in relation to a subsequent refinancing
  • Advising a Aozora bank on numerous participations in UK real estate finance loan syndications

Industries & Practices

  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Emerging Companies
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Europe
  • Lending Transactions
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Technology

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Law Society of England and Wales

Luk Trewhela