Ranked InReading and surrounds
Corporate/M&A (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Head of Business Services Practice Group. Particular experience in general banking, trade finance, and domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions; advises companies on all aspects of commercial law, including documentation relating to agency, distribution, franchise and competition, as well as outsourcing, data protection and contractual disputes pre-litigation.
Professional Memberships: Middle East Association, Bahrain Society.
Career: Qualified 1985 (Scotland); assistant solicitor positions, including Norton Rose 1987-90; Palmer Cowen 1990-96; Partner 1992 on qualification as English solicitor; Partner and manager Dubai office Fox & Gibbons (later Denton Wilde Sapte) 1996-2000; Partner Denton Wilde Sapte, London 2000-01; Partner Pennington’s 2001-07; Partner Thomas Eggar LLP 2007.