Melanie Williams

Melanie Williams

Melanie advises clients on all aspects of both corporate and commercial law, with a focus on acquisitions, disposals, management buyouts, private equity, joint ventures and investments.

She acts for a broad range of clients including private equity funds, management teams, companies, directors and individual shareholders.

Having spent 6 months project managing the disposal of multiple companies for a FTSE 100 PLC, Melanie is familiar with all aspects of the acquisition and disposal process, and understands the importance of managing timescales, engaging and communicating with multiple parties and identifying and minimising risks.

Melanie also has experience in advising clients on their commercial contracts, including distribution agreements, sale of goods and services agreements and terms and conditions.

  • Advised on a Management buy-out of the UK based arm of an international business manufacturing and supplying children’s entertainment rides.
  • Advising an international insurance provider on an inter-group transfer of its personal loans business.
  • Advising a mutual on its terms and conditions for providing specific indemnity products to GPs throughout the UK.
  • Acquisitions
  • Disposals
  • Investments
  • MBOs
  • Private equity
  • Commercial contracts
  • Terms and conditions

Career

  • Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (2018 – Present)
  • Solicitor, Acuity Legal Limited (2016 – 2018)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Acuity Legal Limited (2014 – 2016)
  • Paralegal, Acuity Legal Limited (2013 – 2014)
  • Legal Assistant, Acuity Legal Limited (2013 -2013)

Education

  • Cardiff University: Diploma in Legal Practice, Distinction (2011 – 2012)
  • Cardiff University: Bachelor of Laws (LLB), Law, 2:1 (2008 – 2011)

Memberships

  • The Law Society of England and Wales