Catherine James

Solicitor
Corporate & Commercial

Catherine is a Solicitor in our Corporate team, specialising in mergers, acquisitions and investments.

Catherine works on various corporate transactions, including acquisitions and disposals, reorganisations and investments.

She recently undertook a 3 month secondment to an InsurTech business  Zego. During her secondment she acted as in-house counsel  dealing with various contract negotiations and reviews.

Catherine also has a masters in Intellectual Property Law and Commercial Practice.

  • Acting for Victorian Sliders on its £14m investment from BGF.
  • Acting for the sellers of Crusader Medical Care on the sale to Envivo Group.
  • Advising Development Bank of Wales on numerous debt and equity investments including its co-investment in Riversimple.
  • Advising InsurTech business, Sprout.ai, on its $2.5m investment from Amadeus Capital Partners, Playfair Capital and Techstars.
  • Acquisitions
  • Disposals
  • Investments
  • MBOs
  • Private equity
  • Commercial contracts
  • Terms and conditions
  • Trademarks

Career

  • Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (Sept 2019 – present)
  • Solicitor, Greenaway Scott (Apr 2018 – Sept 2019)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Greenaway Scott  (2015 – 2018)

Education

  • Cardiff University: Diploma in Legal Practice (2016 – 2018)
  • Swansea University: Masters in Intellectual Property and Commercial Practice (2015 – 2016)
  • Swansea University: Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (2012 – 2015)

Memberships / Trustee Positions

  • The Law Society of England and Wales