Kathryn is an Associate in the Corporate & Commercial Team at Cleaver Fulton Rankin.

She provides advice to both local and national businesses on all aspects of corporate law including mergers and acquisitions, disposals, private equity and venture capital, reorganisations and restructurings and joint ventures and collaborations.

Kathryn has extensive experience across a wide range of sectors including life sciences, energy and agri-food, however she has a specific focus on manufacturing and tech.
As a member of the manufacturing team Kathryn advises clients on a variety of sector specific issues including M&A and disposals, joint ventures, brand and product protection, supply and distribution chains and commercial contracts.

Kathryn also has a particular interest in the tech sector and she advises emerging companies, business angels, and institutional investors on a spectrum of corporate matters including equity investment, corporate governance, shareholder arrangements and exit events.

Kathryn is Treasurer of the Company Commercial Lawyers Group Northern Ireland and was shortlisted as LawNet Young Lawyer of the Year in 2019.

Kathryn Laverty
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  • Kathryn Laverty advises clients on a range of traditional corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions. “She is very commercial and pragmatic.” “She is responsive, with a quick turnaround.”

  • Clients praise Kathryn for her “good communication skills” and “a can-do approach.”

  • A client notes, “Solicitor Kathryn Laverty’s willingness to walk us through areas we are not experts in, and her ability to communicate clearly and then listen to our plan and objectives, is fantastic.”