Worthingtons Solicitors

Celia Worthington

Consultant

Chambers | Legal 500

Celia is a consultant to the practice providing guidance and support to the commercial, corporate and charity teams. She has over 30 years’ experience in advising business owners in all matters including the legal aspects of business set up, buying and selling businesses, investment and shareholder agreements and distribution and franchise agreements. Celia has advised on numerous joint ventures, corporate finance transactions, acquisitions and management buy outs. Celia also advises charities in all aspects of charity law, sits as a trustee on the board of two local charities and was awarded a Royal Patron’s award in 2013 in connection with her involvement at board level on a local housing association.

Celia Worthington has impressed our Company greatly. Dealing with an extremely complex and high profile deal, Celia took the time to fully understand our needs/wants and our client's brief, scoped the Project very professionally (identifying all risks and potential corporate governance issues), delivered work 'right first time' either on or ahead of strict deadlines and budget, helped create a 'user friendly' narrative to our Board in UK and South Africa, worked collaboratively with our client's solicitors and created a highly professional impression - reinforcing our corporate brand and credentials.

Career Highlights

  • Advised on all legal aspects for the Obel, a major commercial/residential landmark development in Belfast

Celia Worthington's latest article

Indemnities

Anyone buying a house is familiar with the principle of caveat emptor, let the buyer beware, which is the rationale behind the obtaining of surveys to check the condition of the...

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