Paul Symes-Thompson MA (Cantab)
A Cambridge graduate, Paul joined us over 20 years' ago from city law firm Allen & Overy.
He has extensive experience of corporate transactions and commercial agreements in the UK and internationally, including joint ventures, acquisitions and disposals. More recently he has been involved in a number of management buyouts in the region.
Paul, who heads up our three-partner corporate team, is recommended in The Legal 500, noting he is ‘knowledgeable, calm, responsive and able to focus quickly on the key issues’ in a team that 'knows its stuff'.
Leading legal directory Chambers says he is: "...described by sources as a tour de force in the Cheltenham market. He advises on a range of corporate transactions, including joint ventures, acquisitions and disposals".
They quoted one of his clients said: "I found Paul's advice clear, constructive and very focused on what we were trying to achieve. Any decisions taken were always dealt with promptly and efficiently."