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 2018.
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.