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Brigit Hanwell



Brigit qualified as a UK lawyer in 2002. She initially focused on large scale, cross border private equity and M&A with key clients including Cinven, Numis, Apax, 3i and Interdean.  She then gained experience advising clients in the charity and not-for-profit sector including The Football Association, Royal College of Nursing and The Jockey Club.  Brigit has also played international lacrosse for England, was a senior England selector and Chair of the Women’s Elite Performance Committee (WEPC) for the England Lacrosse Association (ELA).


  • Asset and Share Sales and Purchases
  • Corporate Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity

Work History

  • 2016: Joined Peregrine Law
  • 2015-2016: Consultant, Prospect Law
  • 2005-2009: Solicitor, Charles Russell Speechlys
  • 2000-2005: Solicitor, Ashurst