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Brethertons LLP

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Alison McCormack

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Brethertons LLP

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Alison is a non-lawyer partner and Director of Legal Services - Property Sector. She joined Brethertons in 2009, with a background in business management and development. Her valuable working knowledge of the firm and customer-centric approach has enabled her to lead different departments across Brethertons to achieve the goal of complete client satisfaction. As part of this approach, she formed the Client Services team after moving across from the hugely successful property management department at Brethertons. The client services team encompasses the marketing and new business development functions, as well as a field-based element in the form of three key client managers. The team’s ethos is ‘putting the customer at the heart of everything we do.’


UK Business Development Manager 1993-96; UK Customer Care Manager 1996-2001; DHL Express Worldwide Ltd, operations manager 2001-04; partner Brethertons 2013.


Associate Member of CILEX.


Hutchesons’ Grammar School, Glasgow; Strathclyde University (1988, BA Business Administration) Cranfield School of Management (2001, General Management Programme); Oxford and Cherwell Valley College (2011, CILEx Level 3); Warwick Business School (2015, Post Graduate Award in Strategic Leadership).


Alison enjoys cooking, keeping fit and travel.

South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Brethertons LLP's areas of expertise include the property management, healthcare, and banking and finance sectors. The practice has had a significant number of instructions on acquisitions and disposals, commercial agreements and business structures, together with work advising clients on compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation. Alison McCormack and Brian Auld lead on corporate and commercial matters respectively.

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South East: Dispute resolution

Debt recovery

Within: Debt recovery

Brethertons LLP's team is 'excellent in all areas'. The group has expertise in all forms of property-related debt and associated litigation including property management service charge and ground rent arrears. More broadly, it also acts for large manufacturing and healthcare clients. Alison McCormack and Debbie Phillips are the senior members of the team together with Roger Hardwick, who has 'outstanding legal awareness and knowledge' and is 'approachable and brilliant in court'. Shaun Jardine  and senior associate Siobhan Calcott are also key members of the team.

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