Fundraising for Investors and Founders

Guest Speaker - Frances Spooner from Marriott Harrison

  • Tue 24 May 22

    14:00 - 15:00

  • Online


  • Event type

    Workshops, training and support

  • Event organiser

    University Enterprise Zone

  • Contact details

Fran is a partner in Marriott Harrison’s Corporate team, and has been with the firm for over a decade.

Fran is a recommended lawyer in the Legal 500 for venture capital and M&A transactions, with clients commenting she is “very experienced, commercial and pragmatic” and “works to get transactions done quickly and efficiently without sacrificing attention to detail".

She advises clients from a range of sectors on corporate and corporate finance matters including venture capital, venture debt, private equity and M&A. She has also spent time on secondment at well-known client venture capital houses.

Frances is assisted by:

  • Charlotte is an Associate in Marriott Harrison’s Corporate team, having joined the firm in 2021. Her experience covers a range of corporate matters for both public and private sector clients, from individuals up to large corporations, and across numerous jurisdictions. She prides herself on having a very strong understanding of the broader commercial picture, pre-empting issues and advising on innovative solutions.


  • Kim is an Associate in the Marriott Harrison’s Corporate team, having qualified as a solicitor at the firm in September 2021. She has experience in a variety of corporate matters working closely with shareholders and buyers on M&A transactions, as well as professional investor groups, management teams, companies and founders on venture capital and private equity transactions. She advises UK and international clients in a range of different sectors, leveraging her exposure to multiple cultures to tailor her approach to each deal.

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