Emma is a Senior Associate in the Corporate team.
Emma advises companies, directors and shareholders on a wide range of corporate law related issues. She provides all round corporate support to her clients and has extensive experience in the sale and acquisition of businesses and companies, managing disclosure exercises, group reorganisations, corporate governance and constitutional documentation.
Working with owners and directors of SMEs in sectors as diverse as financial services, insurance, fresh produce, hotels, security and construction. Emma supports clients with the negotiation and structuring of corporate agreements including share or asset sales and purchases (with transaction values between £500,000 and £40 million).
Clients include Shipman Financial Planning Limited, Rush Group Limited, Enigma Group Holdings Ltd and Enigma Industrial Services Holdings Ltd.
Recent examples of how Emma has supported clients include:
- assisting long-standing client Doctor Care Anywhere Group PLC on its successful IPO and listing on the Australian Stock Market. The company had a market cap of AUD254.8 million on its 4 December 2020 listing;
- supporting the owners of a family run manufacturing business on the sale of a majority of the issued share capital to a management buy-in team including negotiation of a shareholders’ agreement and new articles to govern the running the business after completion in July 2020;
- advising Shipman Financial Planning Limited on its acquisitions of Confidel Limited and BKD Wealth Management Limited; and
- working with the shareholders of Montane Ltd, an outdoor sports clothing brand, on their multi-million pound sale of a majority interest in Montane Ltd to Edinburgh private equity firm, Inverleith LLP.