Legal Business

Rising Star: David Avery-Gee, Linklaters

Key clients: Glencore, Lloyds Banking Group, Alinda

Partner since 2011

I always wanted to do M&A. I used to look at the financial papers at university and was always interested in the deals. As a Linklaters trainee I decided very quickly I wanted to do corporate. I enjoyed the transactions and being at the centre of client relationships.