Silke Trevor is a knowledgeable solicitor and Member and head of the Commercial Department. Silke specialises in mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, corporate restructuring, joint ventures and company secretarial work. She joined the firm in May 2002 and has a background in litigation. Prior to joining Fraser Dawbarns LLP, Silke worked for two firms in the East Yorkshire region.
Silke works hard to understand her clients, their companies and their priorities so she can provide an individual approach to the legal issues affecting her clients. She offers prompt, straightforward advice and works closely with her clients including other advisers. Silke has worked on matters involving Revisions of Articles, Share Buy Backs, Terms and Conditions, national and international Distribution agreements, Trade Mark registration, Collaboration Agreements, Spin Outs and transactional work such as Asset Purchases and Share Purchases.
She is a member of the Law Society and actively raises money for Cancer Research. In 2015, she took part in the Great North Swim in Lake Windermere and hopes to do the same again in 2016.
Silke was raised and educated in Germany and speaks fluent German. She is actively involved in Business Hanse which is a federation of businesses with origins in different Hanseatic Towns in the UK and many EU countries to network and share experiences to advance international trade and opportunities.