A Partner in our Corporate team, Dawn bridges the gap between the commercial and legal worlds, positioning herself not just as a lawyer but as a strategic advisor as well. With her focused and unflustered approach to business and her natural ability to quickly process complex information, clients can rely on Dawn for the kind of unfiltered advice they might not otherwise get, even from their own management.
Dawn has considerable knowledge and experience in asset based lending and insolvency and approaches her work from the same commercial standpoint as her clients, frequently highlighting practical implications that go way beyond the legal aspects of the matter.
Dawn has a special interest in refinancing and restructuring matters, advising on a wide range of insolvency related assignments or assisting and advising directors of distressed companies. She is driven by the buzz of seeing an insolvent company rescued and helping all her clients grow and achieve their objectives.
Dawn is the PDT Money Laundering Reporting Officer, IT Partner and assists on the PDT trainee and work experience scheme developing future lawyers.
Dawn is recognised as a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500, 2020, 2021 and 2022 for her Asset Based Lending, Insolvency and Restructuring and Banking and Finance practice.
"Dawn is always accessible and very approachable whilst being an expert in her field'"
The Legal 500, 2022
In her spare time Dawn is a member of a local masters swimming squad and likes to spend time with her friends, family and daughter.
Recent Work Highlights
- Refinancing a group of 6 haulage companies via administration onto a single new company at a value of £14m
- Assisting with the exit and refinance of a chemical group at a value of c£5m
- On the panel for a number of ABLs and finance companies
- Negotiating creditor terms with 3 major finance companies in relation to £30m facility to steel company
Asset Based Lending and Banking
Company Commercial and Corporate Advice
The Legal 500, 2020. Recommended Lawyer