Lucy is a Commercial Law specialist, helping business with their domestic and international trade contracts. She is approachable and pragmatic, and prides herself on getting things done and delivering service excellence.
Her work ranges from assisting clients with day-to-day queries to managing the commercial aspects of business critical projects, M&A deals and other high-value transactions.
She has a wealth of international trade experience, advising businesses of all sizes on supply chain contracts and global routes to market. This includes advising on contractual joint ventures, distribution, agency, franchising, logistics and warehousing. She has a particular specialism in agency law and the application of the Commercial Agents Regulations.
Supporting clients with capital projects in another key focus for Lucy, working in conjunction with our Construction lawyers to help clients build plants, undertake turnaround work, expand capacity, install new technology and decommission sites.
Lucy works predominantly with businesses in the Manufacturing and Chemicals spheres, where her specialist knowledge allows her to give real sector insight. However, her wide ranging experience extends to a broad variety of commercial contracts across all sectors, such as services agreements, supply contracts, contract manufacturing deals, licensing arrangements, equipment leases, collaboration agreements, subcontracting arrangements and asset purchasing contracts.
She has undertaken several secondments, providing valuable insight into what matters most to businesses. Lucy understands the key issues in negotiating contractual documentation and gives pro-active and balanced advice on what is achievable in any given circumstance.
Lucy was ranked in the Legal 500 2018 as a 'notable practitioner' in the Commercial Contracts category.
“Lucy is an extremely competent and capable lawyer who always looks to understand the underlying commercial as well as legal issues and hence provides advice that is actually useful to those of us with a less legal bent but who have to deal with the real, practical situations that every day business life throws at us”
Lucy won the NEPIC Young Achievers Award in 2015 in recognition of her work with industrial clients.