Corporate Partner
+44 1628 401023 (DDI)

Barry Maytum


  • Venture Capital and Private Equity Investments
  • Acquisition Finance
  • Management Buy-Outs
  • M&As/disposals (cross-border, Europe/international)
  • Shareholder Agreements.

About Barry Maytum

Barry has over 30 years’ experience as a corporate lawyer and has worked a substantial amount of that time in the city.

With a wealth of experience and expertise, Barry specialises in corporate law, with a particular focus on venture capital and private equity investments, acquisition finance, management buy-outs, mergers & acquisitions, and shareholder agreements. He has extensive experience of acting for large international technology companies, growing companies and venture capital funds, as well as cross-border transactions.

He has acted for a number of NASDAQ, NYSE and FTSE 250 multinational clients, a range of UK and US venture capital firms, various owner managed or private equity backed growing businesses; and several start-ups.

Over the years’, Barry has developed a keen interest and experience in assisting clients establish and run not for profit businesses and generally working for Third Sector clients.


Barry spent the earlier part of his career with Entertainment law firm Frere Cholmeley Bischoff and was an equity partner at Nabarro for ten years before joining Moorcrofts.


Classics 2.1
Pembroke College Oxford
Trent Polytechnic


Barry is a keen classical musician and is interested in ancient and modern history and politics.