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Louise Batty

Counsel

London

Batty Louise
Louise Batty

Counsel

London

Louise specialises in employee equity incentives and executive remuneration. She advises UK and overseas companies, including FTSE 100 and 250 listed companies, AIM companies, private companies and private equity houses, on the design, implementation and operation of executive and employee share plans and the related tax, trust, corporate governance and regulatory issues. Louise is experienced in advising on the employee share incentives aspects of private acquisitions, public takeovers, flotations and variations of capital. Louise has advised several international clients on the cross border implementation of their share incentive arrangements.

“I had a very, very high regard for her indeed.” Chambers UK 2019 (Employee Share Schemes & Incentives – UK wide)

“Louise Batty is recommended and regularly handles cross-border share plan arrangements.” Legal 500 UK (Employee Share Schemes). 

News & insights

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Publications: 29 MAY 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: emerging data protection and cybersecurity guidance (Updated 28 May 2020)

The Covid-19 coronavirus is creating a need for organisations to process personal data, for a variety of specific purposes (including managing and protecting their workforce, customers and the…

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Publications: 29 MAY 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus – State aid Temporary Framework extended to recapitalisations and subordinated loans

As we have previously reported, the European Commission (Commission) has adopted a Temporary State aid Framework (the Temporary Framework) to support the economy in the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak -…

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Allen & Overy acting as global legal adviser to the French state on its Covid-19 financial support package to strategic companies

News: 22 MAY 2020

A&O advising the French state on its Covid-19 financial support package to strategic companies

Allen & Overy has been appointed as the global legal adviser to the French state as it implements exceptional measures aimed at supporting strategic companies in the country through the Covid-19…

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Publications: 20 MAY 2020

Will Covid-19 coronavirus accelerate the "Tech" in FinTech across Asia-Pacific?

With the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic causing some nations to undergo lockdowns and the widespread implementation of social distancing rules restricting physical contact, financial institutions are…

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Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2008

Academic

Law LLB, Kings College London, 2003

Merit, Masters in Law, University College London, 2004