Giao is a corporate lawyer with over 15 years’ experience in dealing with a broad range of corporate, corporate finance and commercial work, both in the private and public arenas.
Giao qualified as a solicitor in 2003. She has a degree in Law from the University of Westminster and completed the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Guildford. She joined the firm in 2012 and became a Partner in 2015.
Giao’s corporate and commercial experience covers the gamut of private company transactional and advisory work including debt and equity financing, mergers and acquisitions, company restructuring and reorganisations, joint ventures, and general commercial contracts. She also spent a number of years with a City firm dealing with fundraisings and listings on the UK public markets, predominantly on AIM and PLUS, regularly advising private and public companies and other advisers on raising funds through private placings, initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and tax incentive schemes.
Giao is also a member of our Hospitality team and represents a number of restaurant investors and businesses.