Stuart is a consultant solicitor in Thursfields’ corporate and commercial team. He has been working in the legal profession for over 25 years and has acted for all manner of commercial organisations in that time, both large and small, national and international, across many sectors. He provides ‘in house’ legal advice to a number of his clients providing guidance on legal issues and strategic development. He is well connected in the Midlands business community and can call on his portfolio of connections to achieve the best results for his clients.
Stuart has a wealth of expertise in advising the commercial and business community. He has chaired a number of business organisations in the Birmingham and the Black country and is a sought after speaker. He lectures on intellectual property for Birmingham City University and assists with the business start up and spin out businesses at Birmingham University’s BIZZ IN. He is regularly called upon to assist clients with commercial contracts and corporate matters. He also has experience in advising investors and start up businesses with seed investment schemes in both the film and tech arena. Stuart leads Thursfields’ technology and creative industries team.
Our corporate and commercial team is described in the 2019 edition of the Legal 500 as “offers a pragmatic view of the level of complexity needed depending on the individual situation, and clearly explains each element of its documents and why they are needed”.
Stuart is recommended as “a name to note, with particular expertise in assisting investors and start-up businesses with seed investment schemes in the film and technology arenas”.