Louise is a senior corporate lawyer. She has a particular focus on corporate finance transactions, and has wider experience including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic investments, capital raisings and listings.
Louise has excellent project management skills and a pragmatic and commercial style. She has the confidence to challenge the status quo whilst delivering robust advice sensitively and with a collaborative approach.
Additionally, Louise has deep understanding of current issues in corporate governance and risk management.
"Louise is excellent – detailed, focused, proactive, gets to grips with things well, great to work with” – Post-Transaction client review
“Louise's experience on main market ECM transactional issues is excellent and she delivers it in a client-friendly "no nonsense" way. Louise is organised, technically and commercially excellent, a great presenter, and very knowledgeable and good at winning client respect” – Recent 360°feedback
Relevant recent transactions include advising:
Selected previous transactions include advising:
Louise is on the consulting board of LexisPSL Corporate, an online resource for corporate lawyers, providing editorial guidance on equity capital markets content. Louise has previously contributed chapters on continuing obligations to A Practitioner’s Guide to the FSA Listing Regime.
Since 2013, Louise has been a Fee-paid (part-time) Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, assigned to the Social Security and Child Support jurisdiction. In her capacity as Tribunal Judge, she currently hears appeals in relation to various employment and disability related welfare benefits. She presides over 2 or 3 person tribunal panels.
Louise is a non-executive director of Women’s Pioneer Housing, a housing association which focuses on providing affordable accommodation for, and supporting, vulnerable women.
"Louise is excellent – detailed, focused, proactive, gets to grips with things well, great to work with.”
– Post-Transaction client review