Susan Jennings

Partner & Head of Corporate

Career

Worked in private practice since 1997 and qualified as a solicitor in 2000. Became a Partner and Head of the Corporate team at Furley Page in 2008.

Recent key deals include acting for the shareholders of a company which was effecting a reverse take-over of a company listed in Singapore; such company being valued in excess of US$100 million.

Acting for a group of companies based in the middle east in respect of an investment of £20 million. Undertaking the due diligence in respect of 2 UK companies as part of a wider Euro 200 million transaction.

Group refinancing work for a Kent based business. Drafting and negotiating a complex development and supply agreement in respect of a company supplying products in the aviation sector.

Cross sector experience, but particularly strong in automotive, design, manufacture and supply sectors and working with professional practices.

Susan is also a member of our agriculture and rural business team and is experienced in advising upon and drafting farming partnership agreements.

Attitude is can do, practical and commercial.

Accreditations

Memberships

  • Founder member of Kent Corporate Finance Alliance
  • Member Medway Economic Partnership
  • Sponsor, Chair and Judge of Medway Business Awards
  • Sponsor of Medway Start-up Scheme

Testimonials for Susan

Chambers UK 2021 – Susan Jennings - November 2020
Head of corporate Susan Jennings advises businesses in sectors including professional services and manufacturing. She offers deep expertise in corporate matters including M&A and financings. Susan is organised, efficient and good at explaining complex issues clearly.
Client of Susan Jennings – Terry Quinn - December 2019
I have used Furley Page for both personal and business matters for some 20 years plus.  Some of the issues have been complex but I have always been completely satisfied and I would recommend their services without reserve.
Chambers UK 2020 : Susan Jennings - October 2019
Susan Jennings heads the corporate team and offers a wealth of experience advising businesses on lower mid-market transactional matters, as part of a broad practice which also features strength in joint ventures and commercial issues. She draws praise from clients for being a "very down-to-earth and approachable" lawyer who "picks up and understands issues quickly and offers relevant and clearly stated advice.
The Legal 500 2020 : Susan Jennings - October 2019
'Susan Jennings was knowledgeable and effective but she was also approachable, realistic and human which made the process easier.' - 'Susan Jennings is our first port of call - her experience continues to be invaluable.'