Trivela Group’s Acquisition of Walsall FC

In UK Burges Salmon, advised on the matter.

Burges Salmon advised Trivela Group with a team including Dominic Davis (Picture – Corporate M&A), Ross Polkinghorne (Real Estate).

Trivela Group acquired a majority stake in Walsall Football Club.

Trivela is an American sports investment firm based in Birmingham, Alabama which is building towards a multi-club ownership model in global football. Their investment in Walsall FC marks their entry into the UK at an exciting time for the club.

The cross-firm Burges Salmon team advising on the deal was led by Corporate partner Dominic Davis (Picture), alongside Corporate team members director Joanna Monaghan, senior associate Amy Carr and solicitor Victoria MacAulay. Members of the firm’s Real Estate team advising on the deal included partner Ross Polkinghorne, and associates Simon Dempster and Ashley Davies.

Involved fees earner: Amy Carr – Burges Salmon; Ashley Davies – Burges Salmon; Dominic Davis – Burges Salmon; Simon Dempster – Burges Salmon; Victoria MacAulay – Burges Salmon; Joanna Monaghan – Burges Salmon; Ross Polkinghorne – Burges Salmon;

Law Firms: Burges Salmon;

Clients: Trivela Group;

Author: Giulia Di Palma