Karen Ozdamar

Karen Ozdamar:

Senior Associate

Karen advises on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters. Her experience includes acting for listed companies, SME’s, start-ups and entrepreneurs in various sectors.

Karen specialises in private M&A transactions and commercial arrangements, including property related corporate transactions and domestic and cross-border acquisitions, disposals and re-organisations.

Recent work

  • acquisition and disposal of offshore property owning companies for between £3 million and £65 million
  • acquisition of a London hotel for £80 million
  • acquisition of a portfolio of petrol stations
  • acquisition of an internet based company for a listed client in the media sector
  • acquisition and disposal of several Jersey Property Unit Trusts
  • acquisition of a portfolio of pubs
  • investment into a chain of London restaurants by private equity investors
  • re-organisation of the ownership and governance of a large group of companies in the leisure industry
  • re-organisation of a FTSE 250 client in the gaming sector in response to changes in legislation
  • swap by a multinational commodity trading client of shares in one company for shares in another company
  • complex, contested takeover and de-listing of an AIM listed, renewable energy client

Random fact

Karen is interested in aviation, and has been known to jump out of planes as well as fly them and explore the world in them.