Fiona is a solicitor in our Corporate team and specialises in advising family-owned and owner-managed businesses, dealing with the full spectrum of corporate work including mergers, acquisitions and disposals, the implementation of shareholders’ agreements, partnership agreements, joint ventures, reductions of share capital, share buybacks and group restructuring exercises.
Recent deals include:
- Forming part of the team advising the vendors on the sale of a company in the retail of sports equipment sector to an international competitor;
- Acting for a family-owned group of companies in the food production sector on a range of matters including in relation to mergers, acquisitions and disposals;
- Forming part of the team advising a family-owned business on the acquisition of three fast food retail franchises; and
- Forming part of the team advising several owners of veterinary practices in relation to the sale of their businesses to a consolidator of nationwide veterinary surgeries.
Fiona advises a number of Scottish sports governing bodies on a variety of incorporation, constitutional and corporate governance matters.
Qualifications: BA (Hons) LLB Dip LP NP
Joined the firm: 2015