Corinne Staves advises on all aspects of partnerships, LLPs and professional practices law and practice. For individual partners this includes admission, promotion/demotion, regulation, managing difficult conversations and exit. She advises professional firms on these issues, as well as launching new firms, strategic risk and compliance, regulation, transactions (such as mergers, demergers and LLP conversions), governance and constitutional change and structure (including international structuring).

She also has extensive experience advising on bespoke and innovative solutions involving partnerships and LLPs in both a commercial and a family context.

Corinne was the first female Chair of the Association of Partnership Practitioners and is recognised in the Legal Directories as a leader in this field. She regularly speaks and writes on topical issues.

Chambers and Partners UK 2024 ranked Corinne a “Star Individual” in Partnership (Non-Contentious) and “Spotlight Table” for Partnership (Large International Structures): “Corinne is highly experienced, commercial and pragmatic.” “She is a star of the partnership world.” “Corinne is a real pleasure to work with and commercially astute.” “She is wonderful to deal with – ever helpful and insightful, with a reassuring robustness when it matters.”

Legal 500 UK 2024 ranked Corinne as a “Leading Individual” in the area of Partnership law.