12th Oct 2017
Ashraf Ali is a senior associate in the corporate team and has a wealth of experience of dealing with a wide range of corporate matters.
He has particular expertise in advising on the acquisition and disposal of owner managed businesses and small and medium-sized businesses in a variety of industry sectors, including healthcare, IT and engineering.
Ashraf joined Square One Law in March 2014 from the Manchester office of London-based law firm, Laytons.
Ashraf has acted for leading debt and equity gap fund managers on their venture capital investments in the North West of England as well as acting for the fund managers and investee companies of the £184m North West Fund, advising on individual investments.
Ashraf was part of the Square One Law team that advised the Turnbull family on the disposal of GT Group Limited to Knorr Bremse, one of the world’s largest manufacturer of braking systems.
Ashraf also assisted in advising the directors of Norchem Limited on the disposal of the company to Lexon which created the largest independent wholesaler of drugs to independent pharmacies.