London and Surrey-based multi-award winning law firm Mackrell Turner Garrett have promoted corporate lawyer Maung Aye to Associate.

Maung joined Mackrell Turner Garrett in 2011 and deals with all aspects of corporate and commercial law, specialising in company acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, corporate finance transactions and commercial agreements.

He also advises business owners on shareholder and partnership agreements, company reorganisations and general corporate governance.

Maung works with clients from a diverse range of sectors including fashion, technology and retail. When advising clients, Maung’s key priorities are to ensure a thorough understanding of each business and to explore the commercial repercussions of every decision.

He joined Mackrell Turner Garrett following corporate law positions in firms in London and East Anglia. MaungreadEuropean Legal Studies at Lancaster University and the Università degli Studi di Trento and is a fluent Italian speaker.

Nigel Rowley, managing partner at Mackrell Turner Garrett, said: “We are delighted to announce the promotion of Maung to Associate.

“Maung has become an important part of the corporate and commercial team at Mackrell’s and is fully deserving of this promotion.”