DLA Piper leads as Sullivan becomes largest single West Ham shareholder

DLA Piper is among a number of law firms to have advised on a deal which has seen West Ham United co-owner David Sullivan become the largest single shareholder in the Premier League football club.

Sullivan, a longstanding client of DLA, took over West Ham in 2010 alongside fellow businessman David Gold, when the duo purchased a 50% stake in the club from asset management company CB Holding, valuing it at