London corporate lawyer Gitta Altmann joins Excello Law

Gitta Altmann, a bilingual English and German-speaking corporate and commercial lawyer, has joined national firm Excello Law, based in London. Qualifying in 1997, she has over 20 years’ experience acting for UK and international clients, the past seven as head of the company, commercial and employment team at London based OGR Stock Denton LLP.

Gitta’s expertise is broad-ranging and includes business acquisitions and disposals across a wide range of sectors, advising international clients on the legal implications of setting up operations in the UK, joint venture and shareholders’ agreements, commercial agreements (including complex distribution and manufacture and supply agreements), capital reorganisations and restructurings including share buy-backs. She also advises on non-contentious employment law.

In addition to being a practising English solicitor, Gitta is admitted as an Attorney at Law to the New York Bar.

On joining the firm, Gitta commented: “I couldn’t be more delighted to be joining Excello and to be working with such a distinguished group of very experienced and like-minded professionals, focussing on what matters most, helping clients achieve their desired outcome in a professional, results-oriented and cost-effective manner.”

Joanne Losty, recruitment director at Excello, said: “It’s predicted that more than a third of lawyers will be working as consultants in the coming years and we are benefitting from a wave of interest from senior lawyers looking to enjoy the rewards of working in a supportive and collaborative law firm, combined with full control over the future growth of their client practice.

“With her extensive and international experience, Gitta brings valuable skills to our corporate and commercial team and we’re delighted to welcome her to the firm.”