Lauren Mawhinney

Lauren Mawhinney

Senior Associate

Lauren has experience advising private equity, corporate and infrastructure clients on a wide range of corporate transactions including cross-border private M&A transactions, joint ventures and general corporate advisory work.
Lauren spent six months on secondment to the firm's Dubai office in 2016 and six months on secondment to 3i where she worked on a range of transactions with both the private equity and infrastructure investment teams.


Pro bono

Assisting the Malala Fund, non-profit organisation that advocates for girls' education, with multi-jurisdictional education rights research

Advising a charity, Governors for Schools, on tender bid documents and contractual arrangements



Bachelor of Laws (LLB), First Class Honours (University of Durham), 2013

LPC, Distinction (University of Law (London)), 2015

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