London – Leading global law firm Mayer Brown advised Zolfo Cooper, the administrators of premium womenswear brand Fenn Wright Manson, on the sale of the Fenn Wright Manson brand and business to Maxine Hargreaves-Adams.

Ashley Katz, co-head of the Restructuring practice at Mayer Brown, said: "We are delighted to have assisted Zolfo Copper on the sale of Fenn Wright Manson to Maxine Hargreaves-Adams and helped to preserve a well known UK retail brand and secure approximately 130 jobs."

Ashley Katz, co-head of the Restructuring practice, led the Mayer Brown team, assisted by Employment partner Chris Fisher, Corporate partner Kate Ball-Dodd, Tax partner Sandy Bhogal, Real Estate senior associate Simon Hartley, Corporate associate Jonathan Musker and Restructuring associates Jessica Walker and Shaeron Yapp.

The team has also advised Zolfo Cooper as administrators of British Bookshops and Suits You.