I am Partner and Head of the Commercial team specialising in advising businesses in achieving successful trading relationships. I am also Head of our Chester office.
I act for a wide range of clients across a number of sectors and industries. I help my clients by providing legal advice on the day to day issues that arise in operating a business including general commercial contract advice, through to a range of specialist areas which include data protection, competition law, marketing law, confidentiality advice, intellectual property rights and technology / ecommerce.
In addition, I act for professional partnerships and shareholders in creating bespoke shareholder and partnership arrangements.
I won Chester Women in Business Awards 2013, was included in the North West Business Insider’s Women of Influence list 2015 and recognised by Legal 500 UK 2016 and Chambers UK 2015 and 2016.
Joined SAS Daniels:2008
What people say about me:"Kaye Whitby enjoys a strong reputation for advising local businesses on corporate transactions, as well as the legal aspects of commercial and operational requirements." (Chambers UK, 2015)
Why I'm no ordinary professional:I understand the commercial realities of needing to get the deal done but still making sure it is on the right terms. I have great attention to detail and help my clients maximise on the value of their business assets. I am experienced in saving clients time and money by the preparation of clear and concise contracts, helping my clients avoid costly disputes.
A bit about me
Do you have any hobbies and what are they?
In my spare time I enjoy history, walking, reading, and good food and wine.
What is your favourite quote?
"I will either find a way or make one."
If you weren't a lawyer what would you be doing?
Running a flower shop on the Ponte Vecchio in Florence.