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Elle McCook


Career Summary


Elle joined Greenaway Scott in February 2017 where she commenced her training contract in the corporate team. Elle has assisted the senior team frequently since joining GS working on a variety of transactional work including mergers & acquisitions, disposals, corporate restructuring, shareholders agreements and corporate finance matters. 

Elle completed a degree in Law at Aberystwyth University graduating in 2013 and continued to further her studies by obtaining a Master’s degree in Climate change and Human Rights Law before going on to complete the Legal Practice Course at Cardiff Law School.

Examples of recent published transactions Elle has been involved in are set out below:


  • Assistant Legal advisor to the management team of Cardiff based design and fit out company Paramount Office Interiors on their management buyout (June 2018);
  • Assistant legal advisor on the cross- border acquisition of Australian medical device distributor JB Medical Supplies Pty by US based medical manufacturer Clinical Innovations LLC (June 2018);
  • Assistant legal advisor to leading UK-based cloud technology company Difference Corporation on its 60% share disposal to Firstcom Europe (April 2018); 
  • Assistant legal advisor on the £13.4 million pound disposal of Cardiff based bus company New Adventure Travel Limited to Singapore based listed company ComfortDelGro (February 2018);
  • Assistant legal advisor to leading Cardiff based asbestos management company Santia Asbestos Management Limited on their management buyout (February 2018);
  • Assistant legal advisor to technology start up Near Me Now on their six figure equity co-investment from the Development Bank Wales and private investors (January 2018); and
  • Assistant legal advisor to worldwide healthcare manufacturer Clinical Innovations Inc on their seven figure cross border acquisition of German based medical distributers Brenner Medical GmbH (August 2017).

Prior to joining Greenaway Scott, Elle worked as a Corporate and Banking Paralegal at Hugh James where she gained experience in advising on trust and estate administration as well as experience in property law and inheritance tax income tax law.