Jane Brassington specialises in transactional and non-transactional corporate work for clients, including mergers and acquisitions, investments, joint ventures and general company law advice.

Jane is a solicitor focusing on private M&A and investments, advising family offices, management teams, and corporate clients. Jane also advises AIM listed clients.

She acts for a variety of clients on acquisitions and disposals of companies and businesses across a variety of sectors including retail and leisure, corporate real estate, energy storage and insurance. 

Jane supports clients across the life cycle of a transaction from the heads of terms stage through to completion and has a hands-on approach every step of the way. She is responsive to her clients' needs and helps her clients achieve their goals in the most effective way possible.

Recent work
  • Acting for a financial services client on the purchase of a queue management app from the founding investors.
  • Advising Insig AI PLC on the reverse takeover of a private company, related fund raise and readmission to AIM.
  • Acting for Galliard and Apsley House Capital on the sale and forward funding of a large residential development in Birmingham known as Soho Wharf. 
  • Acting for Atlantic Green UK Limited (a joint venture between Nofar Energy and Interland) on its acquisition of a site in Cellarhead, Stoke on Trent for the development of the UK's largest battery storage site with a capacity of 300-349 MW.
  • Acting on the sale of an insurance broking business to a large UK insurance intermediary group and onward investment into the new business.
  • Advising Galliard on its recent joint ventures with partner Wavensmere Homes in both Birmingham and Ipswich for large residential developments providing nearly 850 new homes and having a GDV of around £300 million.  


  • Listed as Key Lawyer, Corporate and commercial: M&A, smaller deals, up to £50m, Legal 500 2023
  • Jane Brassington was recognised in The Lawyer's Festival of Talent in relation to Howard Kennedy's shortlisting as Real Estate Team of the Year 2021, The Lawyer Awards. She was recognised for her role in a corporate real estate transaction acting for Galliard and Apsley House Capital. Find out more here.
  • Listed as Key Lawyer, Corporate and Commercial: M&A, Smaller Deals, Up to £50m, Legal 500 2022
  • "Jane Brassington has an excellent eye for detail, is extremely commercial as well as technical and leads from the front in a calm and reassuring manner" David Hirschfield, Legal Director Galliard Homes
Did you know
When Jane was saving to go travelling in her year off she worked for Gordon Brown in his special advisers office just after he had been made Chancellor.


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