Louise Harman

Partner at Bates Wells

Louise Harman is a Partner at law firm Bates Wells, the first UK law firm to be certified as a B Corp. Louise co-leads the firm’s multi-disciplinary Impact Economy practice which advises clients seeking to have a positive social impact through their business, investments and other activities. In particular, she advises on impact investing, social investment transactions as well as providing strategic structuring, governance and general commercial advice.

Prior to joining Bates Wells, Louise trained and worked for seven years in the general finance team of a magic circle law firm where she advised on high value, cross border emerging market financial transactions, investment grade and leveraged finance transactions and restructurings.