Steven Hickling, Managing Partner (Member)
B.Sc (hons) Anthropology
Admitted as solicitor in 1996
“For my corporate clients I can add value by combining my expertise in commercial leases and business acquisitions with a detailed knowledge of my client’s business objectives. I take care to listen and understand the operational matters and form an appropriately commercial view of the legal technicalities so the advice they get makes sense to them. This work demands a highly organised and efficient approach and excellent communications with the client.”
Steven specialises in commercial property and business acquisitions.


Ruth Hayward, Partner (Member)
BA (hons) English & Politics
Admitted as solicitor in 2008
“Very often for my clients  the most important thing is to respond to their needs quickly and effectively. Time is valuable and they do not welcome being tied up in red tape or buried in legal technicalities. I love the challenge of facing all the hurdles head on, clearing each with minimum fuss and reaching for the finishing line in the quickest time the circumstances will allow.”
Ruth specialises in employment law and handles private client matters .


Jonathan Gilbert, Partner (Member)
LLB (hons) Law with French Law
Admitted as solicitor in 2008
“I enjoy the varied nature of litigation and family work. No two cases are ever the same. I would describe my approach to litigation and family work as robust but conciliatory and I pride myself on being able to explain aspects of law and legal procedure in a clear and concise manner . My aim in my work is to ensure matters are dealt efficiently and cost effectively.”
John specialises in civil litigation and family law.


Roger Levitt, Consultant
Admitted as solicitor in 1984
As a solicitor Roger specialises in Commercial Property having extensive experience in retail, restaurant, leisure, industrial, development, investment, Ground Rents, funding construction and healthcare.  He has expertise in Franchising (British Franchise Association Affiliate Member), concentrating on retail, restaurant, and general commercial franchises and international development.
Roger also has extensive experience, expertise and qualifications as a Commercial Mediator.