Melanie is a Principal Associate in our Corporate & Private Equity team.

She advises on acquisitions, disposals and private equity, acting for private equity funds, management teams, companies, directors and individual shareholders. She often works on cross-border as well as UK transactions.

Mel is a key member of our highly experienced healthcare team, having completed several specialist care deals last year alone with a total deal value of over £100 million.

She also provides advice on insolvency and deals involving distressed businesses.

Recent work

Infopro Digital
Advising Infopro Digital on the acquisition of DriveRightData, a global tyre and wheel data company.

Advising the shareholders of TXO on acquisition of majority stake by TowerBrook. Additionally, advising TXO on the acquisition of engineering solutions provider, Lynx UK.

The shareholders of Silvertel on the sale to discoverIE Group plc.

KJB Consulting
On the acquisition of BW Riddle by KJB Consulting, as part of a transaction backed by Harwood Private Capital and industry expert, Tom Bird.

Cavendish Care
The shareholders of Cavendish Care on the sale to Envivo.

Recovery Care group
The sale of Recovery Care group to Accomplish Group (backed by G Square Healthcare Private Equity).


  • Gareth, Mel and all of the team at Capital Law have been fantastic – they provided pragmatic advice and calmly guided us throughout the process.

    Steve Edwards | Founder and CEO