Ilana Menachemson

Ilana is a highly regarded corporate and commercial solicitor, qualified in both the UK and South Africa.  She has several years’ experience working in law firms in the City of London, in-house (including at FTSE 100 companies) and general legal consulting.  

Ilana’s clients range from entrepeneurs and start-ups to large international corporates across a variety of industries.  Ilana’s in-house experience has given her an appreciation of the importance of a pragmatic, commercial approach. 

Recent work:

  • Advising both a multinational software company and a global digital marketing group on the acquisition and sale of various businesses and subsidiaries
  • Advising the founder on a substantial private equity acquisition of a global digital technology, marketing, data and creative group
  • Advising on the group reorganisation of a pet business; drafting various intra-group agreements including sale agreements, share buyback agreements, deeds of waiver of loan, novations; various board and LLP minutes and resolutions
  • Drafting complex shareholder and investment agreements and articles of association for companies in various industries including property investment, wealth management and software development
  • Advising multinational software company on various commercial agreements including software licences and development agreements