Updated: Apr 13, 2020
Law firm Stephenson Harwood LLP has advised Bowmark Capital (Bowmark), a mid-market private equity firm, on the buy-out of Lawyers on Demand (LOD) from, among others, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner.
LOD, the fast-growing alternative legal services provider, was launched in 2007. Following its 2016 merger with AdventBalance in Asia and Australia, LOD has ten offices, more than 650 lawyers and consultants, and over 500 corporate and law firm clients.
The Stephenson Harwood team was led by corporate partners Jonathan Pittal and Warren Allan, who were assisted by a corporate team comprising associates Pippa Byrne, Jordan Hurwitz, Marina Pappas and Ciara Stratford, trainee Kenan Ceylan and a broader Stephenson Harwood team, including members of Stephen Harwood's Singapore and Hong Kong offices.