Partner, Corporate & Commercial
Susan has more than 20 years’ experience of corporate and commercial law. She deals with a variety of matters across a range of sectors, including company and business sales and purchases, joint ventures, investment rounds, employee ownership transactions and commercial contracts. She also has significant experience in the hospitality, timeshare and vacation ownership industries, having advised clients operating in these sectors for a number of years.
With a clear focus on client service, Susan offers commercial and pragmatic advice and is committed to securing the best outcome for her clients.
The 2020 Legal 500 describes Susan as being ‘highly responsive, efficient and helpful in looking for solutions to problems encountered”.
Susan is also a Director of the Dundee and Angus Chamber of Commerce.
Acting for a US based client in its £35m acquisition of a Scottish manufacturing and design company
Advising on the management buyout, from an established Scottish leisure group, of a portfolio of public houses and residential properties.
Acting for the buyer in the acquisition of a well-known Highland hotel and leisure resort.
Advising on various employee ownership transactions, including one of the first few transactions involving the sale of a company out of employee ownership.
Representing both investors and investee companies in a variety of funding rounds, across a range of sectors.
Drafting and advising on all manner of commercial agreements including distribution agreements, license agreements, software development agreements, supply agreements and partnership agreements.
Acting for a major international timeshare exchange organisation on a variety of commercial matters.
- Recommended in the Legal 500 - Corporate and commercial
- Director of the Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce