Solicitor of England and Wales
C&SEE, Baltics, Ukraine
Hugh worked for more than 20 years at Allen & Overy, more than half of those as a partner.
Now, as a consultant through Go2Law, Hugh continues to advise on strategic, complex M&A in the wider Central European region.
He has wide and deep experience throughout Central Europe, from the Baltics to the Balkans.
He advises buy-side and sell-side, strategic and financial investors, on transactions in key sectors such as telecommunications, technology, media, financial services, energy and healthcare.
Hugh has been consistently ranked as one of the leading M&A lawyers in Central Europe by directories such as Chambers, Legal 500, IFLR.
Hugh also provides training to clients and other law firms on topics such as negotiation skills, drafting, and general M&A (SPAs, W&I).
”An excellent lawyer“.
”Has vast experience of leading M&A deals in the CEE“.
”He knows how to move transactions forward“.
”Good legal advice and feel for the ‘market standard’, business-oriented thinking, very responsive and accommodating“.
”He’s an excellent lawyer and one of the best M&A lawyers around“.
”He’s absolutely a market leader, and always brings added value“.