Kim joined Thorntons in 2013 after completing her traineeship with an international commercial law firm. Now an Associate in our Corporate team, she works on a wide range of corporate and commercial transactions, including mergers and acquisitions; share sales/purchases; corporate restructurings; joint venture agreements; shareholders’ agreements and Partnership agreements.
Kim is also a key member of our Healthcare team, where she is recognised as an expert within the sector. She is consistently ranked by both Chambers & Partners UK and The Legal 500 as an “Associate to Watch” within the Healthcare specialism. She focuses on advising dental practitioners, pharmacists and vets on business sales and acquisitions, NHS legislation and regulation, business structure and succession planning within their particular sectors. In the dental sector in particular, Kim can offer advice on issues such as corporate structure and listing requirements, associate agreements, restrictive covenants and NHS grant funding.
Kim also advises a variety of banks and lenders on putting in place appropriate and robust security packages when lending to Healthcare professionals.