Alex Butler

Associate Director, Solicitor

Alex Butler

As an Associate Director advising on corporate finance transactions Alex and is an integral part of the legal advisory practice within Vistra Corporate Law. Alex regularly advises both local and international clients on various transactions and aspects of corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity buy and build, share capital raise and business reorganisations.

Alex qualified as a corporate solicitor in 2012 and worked for a top tier corporate law firm in the UK before joining Vistra in 2018. Alex regularly advises both local and international clients on various corporate transactions and corporate law compliance. 

From assisting start up entities with securing investment through to managing the corporate structures of large multinational corporate groups, Alex has experience advising a wide range of clients from a variety of sectors.

Alex prides himself on providing commercial, pragmatic and focussed advice for his clients. He appreciates the wider business considerations of his clients, using that knowledge to provide clear and concise advice which is fully relevant to each client’s business. 

Alex regularly partners with Vistra’s specialist tax advisory team to advise on large re-structuring projects and share incentive arrangements. He also works regularly with Vistra’s global office base to structure legal solutions for international clients. 

Alex studied law at the University of Bristol, graduating with an upper second-class degree in 2008. He then completed his legal practice course at Cardiff University, passing with Distinction, in 2010. Alex is a qualified Solicitor called to the roll in England and Wales in 2012 and holds a current practicing certificate.

Alex’s native language is English and he is a Member of the Law Society for England and Wales.

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