Una advises on a range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, banking, equity investment and other financing. She has considerable cross-border experience having advised on numerous deals with cross-border elements.
In addition, Una has experience of a range of corporate transactions in the natural resources and oil & gas sectors, including company acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures and equity investments. Her experience includes advising in respect of farm-in/out and royalty agreements.
Una qualified as a solicitor in 2005, and she is named as a recognised Projects, Energy and Natural Resources lawyer in the 2020 edition of the Legal 500.
Representative experience includes:
Lead adviser to UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC on its agreements with Celtique Energie and Magellan Petroleum to acquire a 100% interest in the Weald Basin licence PEDL234.
Lead adviser to the shareholders of CloserStill (the UK’s fastest growing international media and exhibitions business), on its sale to Inflexion Private Equity, in a deal where the management re-invested in the company.
Lead adviser to Bestway Group Limited, one of the UK’s largest independent food wholesalers, on the acquisition of Sher Brothers (Cash & Carry) Limited. This acquisition brought the total number of depots trading under the Batleys Scotland umbrella to 8.
Adviser to the shareholders of conTgo Limited, on the sale to Concur Technologies (UK) Limited, a UK subsidiary of Concur Technologies, a provider of integrated travel and management solutions, headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, USA.