Leading Harrogate law firm McCormicks Solicitors has appointed Jon Healey as Head of its Corporate and Commercial team.
Jon, who joins as a Partner, advises clients on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, including acquisitions and disposals of companies and businesses, joint ventures, shareholders’ agreements, group reorganisations, capital restructurings, share buybacks and a variety of commercial contracts.
He acts for a broad range of clients, including national and international corporates, SMEs, individuals, private equity funds, management teams, charities and the Premier League. His experience includes a significant period practising as a corporate and commercial lawyer in New Zealand and he has undertaken secondments to the in-house legal teams of several large multinational corporates.
Senior Partner Peter McCormick said: “Jon’s straightforward style and commercial awareness is very much in line with the practice’s approach and is highly valued by his clients.”
McCormicks is recognised for its Corporate and Commercial work in the latest edition of the UK Legal 500 which describes the firm as providing “excellent” advice and specialising in advising on complex finance arrangements for a broad range of clients.