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Melissa McManus

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Melissa is a Solicitor in the firm's corporate team.

Melissa McManus joined Burnetts’ corporate team in 2016 from Cartmell Shepherd.

A Durham University graduate, she completed her Legal Practice Course at Northumbria University before qualifying as a corporate / commercial solicitor in 2013. 

As a full-time corporate lawyer, Melissa’s main area of work is the acquisition, merger and disposal of companies. She also advises on general commercial matters including the drafting and negotiation of partnership agreements, shareholders’ agreements and terms and conditions of business.

Commercially aware and practical, Melissa is originally from West Cumbria. She enjoys being involved in the business community: as well as being a keen networker, she is a professional mentor for the University of Northumbria.