Ilana Menachemson


Ilana is a senior corporate and commercial solicitor, qualified in both the UK and South Africa.  She has several years’ experience working in law firms in the City of London, in-house at FTSE 100 companies and general consulting.

Ilana’s in-house experience has given her an appreciation of the importance of a pragmatic, commercial approach.

Ilana’s clients range from entrepreneurs and start-ups to large international corporates across a variety of industries.

Practice areas
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
Key specialisms include
  • Private company mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Joint ventures
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Company formations
  • Group reorganisations and restructuring
  • Post-acquisition integration
  • General commercial agreements including standard terms and conditions, supply of goods and services, distribution agreements and consultancy agreements
Qualified

1999 (England and Wales), 1997 (South Africa)

Joined Artington Legal

2019

Previous firms
  • Mayer Brown (UK)
  • Pinsent Masons (UK)
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (UK)
  • Bowmans (South Africa)
In House Experience
  • BT Plc
  • Amlin Plc
  • Outlier Ventures
Pro bono

Ilana acts pro bono for a UK charity which supports families in neonatal intensive care.

Personal

Born in South Africa, Ilana has lived in the UK since 1999. Ilana is a busy mum of three who loves walking her dog and reading in her spare time.