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Heather Paterson, Senior Associate

Heather Paterson

Senior Associate


Mandarin Chinese - fluent, German - intermediate, French - intermediate

Practice areas

  • Commercial agreements
  • Consumer
  • Energy and infrastructure
  • Food and drink
  • Retail
  • Transport

Practice notes

Heather is a Senior Associate in our Corporate and Commercial team. She specialises in commercial contracts and infrastructure projects work, advising both public and private sector clients on a range of contractual documentation.

Heather has experience in drafting, reviewing and advising on a variety of general commercial contracts including supply agreements, distribution agreements, confidentiality agreements and standard terms and conditions. She also regularly undertakes due diligence exercises for corporate transactions in relation to both commercial contracts and PPP project documentation.

Heather’s recent experience includes:

  • advising an industry leading construction materials company in relation to a number of key commercial supply contracts as part of a separation and sale of part of its business, as well as conducting commercial due diligence drafting a transitional services agreement
  • undertaking a virtual secondment for a global group of cinemas, advising on a number of key projects and working closely with the client to produce playbooks
  • acting for joint local councils on a multi-million pound variation and extension to a waste PFI
  • advising a waste electronic equipment recycling scheme operator on a range of template contracts in relation to the operation of its recycling scheme
  • advising an industry leading food manufacturing client on a significant contract for the provision of warehousing and logistic services at a new build warehouse