Blackstone Solicitors in Hale have recently welcomed Mary-Ann Orr to the fast-growing team of leading professionals.   Mary-Ann is a corporate lawyer and has previously worked in-house at a FTSE Top 10 company.

Mary-Ann studied law at the University of Cambridge.  Her experience includes negotiating and drafting commercial contracts; providing proactive commercial legal advice, and policies and procedures regarding compliance with international sanctions.

Commenting on her appointment, Managing Director of Blackstone, Emma Nawaz said, “We are delighted to welcome Mary-Ann to the Blackstone team.  Undoubtedly her vast experience within commercial corporate matters will complement our team of passionate, highly skilled lawyers.”

2017 has been an impressive year for Blackstone, achieving key milestones, including opening an office in Mayfair, London, launching an Iran desk, achieving Silver in Investors in People, being included in the Legal 500, and Emma Nawaz herself being shortlisted recently at the Law Society Awards in London as the Woman Lawyer of the Year.