Emma is an Associate in the Corporate & Commercial Team.
She advises on all aspects of company law, both transactional and operational, most notably: advising on acquisitions and disposals of companies and businesses (third party and intra-group); advising both incoming and exiting management teams with their management buy outs; advising minority and majority shareholders on joint ventures and investments, including drafting shareholders’ agreements and articles of association, addressing share class rights, voting control and entitlements to income and capital; and advising on, and documenting, capital reductions, receivables assignments and loan waivers.
Client Testimonial, 2020
Emma was diligent and responsive in assisting us in the early stages of our transaction and was suitably reassuring in guiding us through what we needed to do.
SMB are very pleased to have successfully advised Kevin Kane, the founder of PHASTAR, one of the UK’s largest specialist biometrics clinical research organisations for clinical trials, on his partnership with private equity firm Charterhouse Capital Partners LLP. PHASTAR has 10 offices globally with plans for further international expansion. Charterhouse made a significant investment into PHASTAR, with Mr Kane remaining CEO and retaining a substantial stake in the business.Read more
SMB has advised the shareholders of Lucid Issuer Services, Lucid Agency and Trustee Services and Fluyd in their acquisition by Duff & Phelps.Read more