Partner

Corporate & Non-Contentious Employment Law

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Partner

Corporate & Non-Contentious Employment Law

Expertise

Suzanne is an experienced corporate and employment lawyer specialising in M&A, general corporate work; shareholders’ agreement and is a trusted adviser to a number of companies and high net worth individuals. She also advised businesses on their non-contentious employment issues and high net worth individuals who are either leaving their employment or starting new jobs. She also advises on employee share option schemes (particularly EMI schemes).

She has over 30 years’ experience in general corporate, commercial and employment matters.

Suzanne has recently worked on the sale and purchase of various companies valued at between £2m and £100m; advised on lenders to development companies and provided ongoing corporate advice to a number of corporates as well as directors land senior employees leaving listed companies.

Suzanne Advises

  • HNW individuals on their investment and employment needs
  • Companies in a variety of sectors on their general corporate, commercial and non-contentious employment issues
  • Shareholders in shareholder and LLP disputes
  • Companies buying or selling businesses
  • Start ups on their investment rounds
  • Companies looking to incentivise their staff with share option schemes

Experience Highlights

  • Sale of 70% of a UK company to a Chinese buyer for £70m
  • Sale of 70% of a UK property management LLP to an Australian bank
  • Sale of a London firm of accountants
  • Junior lender on a £25m development finance deal
  • Sale of a holiday home park
  • Sale of an IT company with multiple shareholders through an EMI scheme

Career History

Previous Law Firms

  • Linklaters & Paines (as they were back in the 1980s)
  • Fox Williams
  • Evill & Coleman
  • Cumberland Ellis (managing partner for 4 ½ years)
  • Wedlake Bell
  • Coffey Graham
  • Kerman & Co

Education

  • Wycombe Abbey School
  • Worcester College, University of Oxford

Other

  • 3 hour presentation to directors of UK subsidiaries of a multi-national business
  • Article on Pimlico Plumbers case on Linked In

 

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a consultation.

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+44 (0)3330 143 401 info@gunnercooke.com