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About Hannah Family

Hannah is an associate in our Global Transactions practice group and advises on commercial and intellectual property matters. Hannah advises clients on M&A, disposals, carve-outs and other commercial arrangements across a range of industries.

Recent work

  • Advising Novartis on the separation and spin-off of Sandoz, its generics and biosimilars division.
  • Advising CVC Capital Partners on:
    • the sale of Etraveli Group, a global provider of travel solutions, to Booking Holdings Inc.
    • the acquisition of Unilever’s tea business, Lipton.
    • its investment in Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection.
  • Advising RiverStone on its acquisition of Catalina Insurance Ireland, a Dublin-headquartered insurance company.
  • Advising Sun Life Financial of Canada on the sale of its UK business to the Phoenix Group.
  • Advising EdF on the IP and commercial aspects – including on business separation and services - of its acquisition of part of GE Steam Power’s nuclear power business.
  • Advising SSE on its sale of a 25% stake in its energy transmission network business to Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan.
  • Advising Saint-Gobain on the sale of its distribution business – including all of its merchanting brands in the UK to the Stark Group.
  • Advising the founders of True Potential, a leading wealth management platform, on the sale of a majority stake in their business to Cinven.
  • Advising Lloyd’s Register, a global provider of professional engineering and technology solutions, on the sale of its Business Assurance & Inspection Services division to Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
  • Advising Smiths Medical on its negotiations with the UK Government and a consortium of blue-chip British medical, engineering and technology companies in connection with the emergency manufacture and supply of ventilators during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Advising a leading international sports broadcaster on its position opposite major sports rightsholders following the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.


  • Education

    • LPC, BPP University Law School  
    • LLB, University of Manchester


    • Solicitor, England and Wales