Emilie Pounds

Senior associate | London

Emilie is a senior associate in the corporate team.

She works within Withers’ business division, specialising in corporate and commercial matters. Emilie advises on a broad range of corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, investments, reorganisations and joint ventures as well as providing day-to-day advice in relation to general business and company law issues. In addition, Emilie gained a wealth of commercial experience during a 16 month secondment with Soho House.

Emilie regularly acts for owner-managed businesses as well as for established private companies, start-ups, individual shareholders and directors.

Although she has worked with clients from a broad range of sectors, Emilie has a particular focus on luxury brands and the hospitality sector and frequently works closely with colleagues in Withers’ Intellectual Property and Real Estate teams.

Secretary Janet Brookbanks

Track record


Advising an online platform for emerging fashion designers on its first round of external investment.

Advising Soho House in connection with various joint ventures and providing general corporate and commercial advice.

Advising a retired international sportsman on a joint venture with a leading global advertising agency to establish a dedicated sports marketing subsidiary

England and Wales, 2011



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