Laura qualified as a Solicitor in March 2012. She joined Birketts in September 2018 and is an Associate in our Corporate Team in the Ipswich office.
Laura advises on a full range of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, group restructurings and general company law issues. She also covers partnership matters including drafting and amending partnership deeds, assisting with partnership disputes, and retirement of partners and exit strategies.
Laura has gained significant experience and has a particular focus on advising family owner-managed businesses with all the particular challenges that face this unique sector, including succession planning, sales and acquisitions, governance issues, disputes, and exits.
Laura also has a wide range of experience in advising on commercial matters and drafts, negotiates and advises on variety of commercial agreements including distribution agreements, provisions of goods and services, terms and conditions of business and more.
Laura also assists the Public Sector Team in a range of corporate and commercial matters including advising on joint ventures between local authorities and private companies, and contracts for the provision of services to local authorities.