Carl is a corporate partner, based in London. He has a broad range of experience advising clients on UK and cross-border corporate finance matters, including mergers and acquisitions (private and public), joint ventures, private equity and general corporate advice. I also have extensive experience of advising on UK and international energy and infrastructure projects. Carl has experience in a wide range of industries, with a particular interest in the energy, real estate, TMT and infrastructure sectors.

Admitted in England and Wales.

Leading Individual, London - M&A: Smaller Deals, up to £50m (Legal 500, 2021 and 2020).

Energy & Natural ResourcesMarkets and regulation
  • Carl Powlson has been an exceptional partner to work with - I greatly value not only the quality of his legal advice, but his solution focus that means we can get to the business outcomes we want. I also get a clear sense that his associates enjoy working with him, which adds to the quality of support we get.

    -Client Testimonial, Legal 500, 2020 

  • Class act...excels at bringing candid advice which is always solution-focused

    - Client Testimonial, Legal 500, 2021