Russell-Cooke has strengthened its corporate & commercial practice with the hire of senior associate Geraldine Fabre.

Geraldine Fabre, previously at Thomas Eggar LLP (London office), specialises in international investments, cross-border transactions, international capital markets and corporate finance.  She acts for investors, business owners and family businesses as well as multinational companies in both the UK and abroad.

Geraldine has advised on numerous listings (IPO) on AIM and other markets, joint ventures, reorganisations, business acquisitions and disposals involving many jurisdictions in Europe, South East Asia, Africa and North America.

Dual qualified in England and France, she has extensive experience of cross-border transactions between France and the UK, plus more recently with South East Asia and Africa on infrastructure and corporate finance projects.

Jonathan Thornton, head of the corporate & commercial team, commented, 'Geraldine is a highly specialist international lawyer. Her depth of expertise and dual qualification provides yet another layer to our corporate & commercial international offering."