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About Alison


Alison is a corporate and commercial solicitor with many years’ experience of mergers and acquisitions, reorganisations, and general company and commercial advice across a wide number of business sectors.

Legal experience includes:

  • Merger of leading regional IFA business with global wealth management firm;
  • Negotiating  the 1st supplier agreement with EDF on behalf of a local group of food and drink producers for the canteen at Hinkley Point C;
  • Sale of independent day schools;
  • Merger of 2 regional environmental consultancy companies;
  • Merger of educational charities;
  • Sale of leading supplier of EPOS software for visitor attractions;
  • Advising on new franchise business purchases;
  • Management buyouts and share buybacks, allowing current owners to retire;
  • Advice on lending and security agreements;
  • IP advice, including copyright, trademarks and confidentiality issues.


Alison qualified as a solicitor in London and has practised as a corporate and commercial lawyer since 1995 when she moved to the West Country.