Director, Corporate & Commercial
Suzi is a Director in our Corporate & Commercial team advising on a full range of corporate work including company and business sales and purchases, investment rounds, corporate restructurings, banking and commercial contracts.
Suzi, who is Dundee based, previously worked in the finance team of an international law firm and advises on a full range of corporate work, including M&A, investment rounds, corporate restructurings and banking and finance.
Her wide experience acting for a range of banks, investors and corporate clients allow her to better understand her clients' expectations and objectives and provide clear, commercial and proactive advice.
- Advising a life sciences borrower (in which a London based private equity fund held a significant stake), in relation to committed debt facilities from a syndicate of lenders and managing a global security and legal opinion exercise involving 26 jurisdictions;
- Advising on an early post credit crunch renewal of committed revolving credit facilities for a profitable Scottish construction group, negotiating with a syndicate of lenders and successfully resisting an increased security and intercreditor package designed to encompass previously ring-fenced investments held by the group;
- Drafting and maintaining standard forms of bilateral facility and security documentation for a UK based lender in conjunction with its in-house legal team, including annotations and guidance for users in line with the lender’s risk appetite.