Karen is a Partner working in both the Commercial and Corporate teams.
On the commercial front, Karen advises clients on their day to day trading arrangements, such as drafting terms and conditions, reviewing their contractual procedures and advising on the impact of relevant legislation such as consumer and data protection regulations. She also drafts and negotiates commercial agreements such as for the supply of goods and services and appointment of commercial agents and distributors. In particular, Karen has expertise in negotiating and advising upon IT contracts, and has experience in acting for both providers of technology services, and businesses purchasing IT systems or software.
Karen’s corporate practice sees her acting for sellers and buyers on share and asset transactions, advising on shareholder and investor arrangements and acting for lenders and borrowers on loan and security matters.
Karen’s clients include large multi-national organisations through to owner managed businesses, as well as charities and schools. In particular, she has expertise of advising in clients in the renewable energy, vehicle leasing, manufacturing and professional services sectors.