Sally Addis – Director
Sally Addis is a versatile business lawyer with a background of working in the City of London and Hong Kong. She has more than 24 years of experience in corporate, commercial and IT law.
Sally started her legal career in London working for top city law firm Herbert Smith Freehills. She then moved as an Associate to Deacons, a leading international firm in Hong Kong where she developed a deep understanding of Chinese business culture. On her return to London in 2000, Sally headed up the legal department at IPD, now MSCI.
Sally set up Addis Law in 2011 in Oxford with IPD as its first client. Addis Law advised the shareholders of IPD on the sale of their shares to MSCI (for £82 million) in 2013. Addis Law has continued to flourish and currently acts for a wide range of clients: large corporates, SMEs, charities and private individuals. Addis Law supports M&A and other transactions but also handles a wide range of commercial contract work covering all sectors but with a focus on IT and healthcare.
Sally lives in Oxford and is married with 3 quite grown up children. She is the Chair of Governors at a new large local secondary school and likes to travel when time permits.