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Ilana Menachemson

Ilana is a senior corporate and commercial solicitor, qualified in both the UK and South Africa.  She has several years’ experience working in law firms in the City of London, in-house at FTSE 100 companies and general consulting.

Ilana’s in-house experience has given her an appreciation of the importance of a pragmatic, commercial approach.

Ilana’s clients range from entrepreneurs and start-ups to large international corporates across a variety of industries.

Practice areas
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
Key specialisms include
  • Private company mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Joint ventures
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Company formations
  • Group reorganisations and restructuring
  • Post-acquisition integration
  • General commercial agreements including standard terms and conditions, supply of goods and services, distribution agreements and consultancy agreements

1999 (England and Wales), 1997 (South Africa)

Joined Artington Legal


Previous firms
  • Mayer Brown (UK)
  • Pinsent Masons (UK)
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (UK)
  • Bowmans (South Africa)
In House Experience
  • BT Plc
  • Amlin Plc
  • Outlier Ventures
Pro bono

Ilana acts pro bono for a UK charity which supports families in neonatal intensive care.


Born in South Africa, Ilana has lived in the UK since 1999. Ilana is a busy mum of three who loves walking her dog and reading in her spare time.