People




Simeon Spencer

Simeon Spencer

Senior Partner – Co-Founder


Solicitor, LLB (Hons), LLM

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7725 041987
ddi: +44 (0)20 7925 8082
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Antoine West

Antoine West

Managing Partner - Co-founder


Solicitor, BA (Oxon), FCIArb, Solicitor Advocate, CEDR Accredited Mediator

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7884 065124
ddi: +44 (0)20 7925 8083
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Stephen Abletshauser

Stephen Abletshauser

Partner - Corporate, Private Client & Estate Planning


Solicitor, MA (Oxon)
Admitted England and Wales (2006), BVI (2008)

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

tel: +1 (284) 494 2453


Rukhsana Alam

Rukhsana Alam

Consultant - Commercial & Employment Law

Head of Law Reach - the Spencer West Referral Network


Solicitor, BA (Hons) (LSE), GDL, LPC 

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7970 519229
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Alison Armstrong

Alison Armstrong

Partner – Private Client


Solicitor, BA (Hons)

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Azeem Arshad

Azeem Arshad

Partner - Commercial Real Estate


Solicitor – admitted in 2016

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0) 7855 508 792  


Jamie Barlett

Jamie Barlett

Partner - Commercial and Residential Property


Solicitor of England & Wales 2017

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7810 603633
Tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Sonya  Bassett

Sonya Bassett

Partner - Corporate & Commercial


Solicitor, LLB (Hons), LPC

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7599 621982
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Sarah Batterton

Sarah Batterton

Consultant Solicitor -Planning


Solicitor, LLB (Hons) (admitted 1998)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7752 191501 
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Sonya Bedford MBE

Sonya Bedford MBE

Partner – Energy


Solicitor, MSc (Renewable Energy), MBE

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7776 191 227
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Jeremy Berg

Jeremy Berg

Partner - Dispute Resolution


Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Hons (University of Manchester)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7843 484 201
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Tim Berg

Tim Berg

Partner - Dispute Resolution and Insolvency


Solicitor of England & Wales, admitted 1997.

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7912 278402
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Kishan Bhatt

Kishan Bhatt

Partner - Mediation, Dispute Resolution, and Corporate Advisory


Solicitor-Advocate
Accredite Mediator (Civil and Commercial) at the ADR Group and ADR-ODR International

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)207 046 9787
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Gurvir Birang

Gurvir Birang

Senior Consultant - Commercial & Insolvency Litigation


Solicitor, Senior Consultant LLB (Hons) LLM

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7956 590567
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Andrew Bird

Andrew Bird

Partner - Corporate


Solicitor, BA (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7867 904497
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Michelle Bird

Michelle Bird

Partner - Family


[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7990 150 747
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Golnar Bokaei

Golnar Bokaei

Partner - Real Estate, Family Law & Dispute Resolution


Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted in 2007)

Mob: +44(0)7904 320617

tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Richard Brailsford

Richard Brailsford

Partner - Commercial Real Estate and Business Transfer


[email protected]

mob: +44(0)778 797 7764
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


James Brenan

James Brenan

Partner - Property


Solicitor, LLB (UCL), LLM (LSE)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7930 316105
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Suzanne Brooker

Suzanne Brooker

Partner - Restructuring & Insolvency


Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted in 1992)

LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7702 894 063
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Dr Artur Bunk

Dr Artur Bunk

Partner - Restructuring & Insolvency, Financial Restructuring, Commerical Disputes


[email protected]

mob: +49(0)1632 045282
Tel: +49(0)69 348 771662


Tobey Butcher

Tobey Butcher

Partner - Dispute Resolution & Dispute Finance


Solicitor of England & Wales

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7738 023422
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Paolo Caldato

Paolo Caldato

Partner - Commercial Dispute Resolution


Solicitor, B.Sc. (Hons) Biochemistry, GDL

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7970 688945
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Helena Camacho

Helena Camacho

Partner - Residential & Commercial Property


Solicitor of England and Wales 2001
Portuguese Lawyer/Advogada - Portugal 1999

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7808 156336
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Jane Canham

Jane Canham

Partner - Residential Property Litigation & Enfranchisement


Solicitor of England and Wales (2004)

[email protected]

mob: +44 7722 729132
Tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Jan Cant

Jan Cant

Partner – Corporate Law, M&A, Contracting, IT & Telecoms, PPP, GDPR, International Institutions


Lawyer, LLB (Hons), LLM

[email protected]

mob: +32 496307303


Hilesh Chavda

Hilesh Chavda

Partner – Private Client


Solicitor, LLM

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Ishtiaq Nawaz- Chechi

Ishtiaq Nawaz- Chechi

Partner – Real Estate/Property, Lending, Commercial


Solicitor, LLB (Hons), PhD (Law)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7899 915 436
mob: +92 (0) 347 498 7893
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Helen (Lihui) Chen

Helen (Lihui) Chen

Partner - Corporate & Commercial, Immigration & Global Mobility


[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7789 076806
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Emma Claremont

Emma Claremont

Partner – Construction, Engineering and Projects, Dispute Resolution


Solicitor, LLB

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7497 892 991
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Henry Clarke

Henry Clarke

Partner – Construction, Commercial and Corporate


Solicitor, LLM (Dist), MBA (Dist), FICArb, MA (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7980 290341
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Simon Cohen

Simon Cohen

Partner - Real Estate


Solicitor, MA (Oxon)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7768 825462
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Nitzan Cohen

Nitzan Cohen

Partner - Corporate Tax


Solicitor of England and Wales (2000)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7919 363783

tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080

 


Jowanna  Conboye

Jowanna Conboye

Partner – Intellectual Property; Technology; Commercial


Solicitor, LLB (Hons), LLM

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7508 438224
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Valerie Cooper

Valerie Cooper

Partner - Family Law


Solicitor, BA (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7711 185194
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Jess Cornish

Jess Cornish

Partner - Commercial Property


Solicitors LLB

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7867 5271196
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Nigel Croxford

Nigel Croxford

Consultant - Construction, Engineering & Projects


Chartered Construction Manager, Arbitrator, Dispute Resolution Expert, and Health & Safety Practitioner. MSc (Const. Law & Arb.), FCIOB, FCIArb, TechIOSH

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7930 340144
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Joanne Cummings

Joanne Cummings

Partner - Real Estate


Solicitor, BA (Hons)

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Heidi Daniels-Roque

Heidi Daniels-Roque

Partner - Corporate & Commercial


Barrister and Attorney, Notary Public/Commissioner of Oaths

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Richard Wyn Davies

Richard Wyn Davies

Partner – Family, Dispute Resolution, Private Client


Solicitor-Advocate (All Higher Courts); Collaborative Lawyer; Commercial and Civil Mediator

[email protected]

mob: + 44 (0)7595 339 187
ddi: +44(0)1223 842 211
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Helen Davis

Helen Davis

Partner - Residential Property & Real Estate


Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7716 326 097
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Yasmin Dehghani

Yasmin Dehghani

Solicitor - Real Estate


Solicitor - England & Wales

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Cyril Dennemont

Cyril Dennemont

Partner - International Employment and Business Law


Solicitor of the Higher Courts of England and Wales (2003)

University of London LLB (Hons)Law

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7740 360676, or +44(0)7917 714337
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Poh-Leng Devare

Poh-Leng Devare

Partner – Commercial, Intellectual Property, Data Protection


Solicitor of England and Wales (2010), LLB, LLM, Legal Practice Course

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Jasmin Dhillon

Jasmin Dhillon

Partner - Employment & Immigration


Solicitor, England & Wales (admiteed 2012)

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)7929 672387 

tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Dhana Doobay

Dhana Doobay

Partner - Telecoms Media & Technology


Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales, LLB (Hons), Law Society Final Examination

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7717 527 827
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Pam Dosanjh Phillips

Pam Dosanjh Phillips

Partner - Employment


Solicitor, LPC, LLB(Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7394 342 447
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Jonathan Ebsworth

Jonathan Ebsworth

Partner - Corporate & Commercial, Finance, Intellectual Property


Solicitor England & Wales LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7710 900494
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Richard Eccles

Richard Eccles

Partner - Competition Law


Solicitor of England and Wales

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7711 014341
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Michael Edwards

Michael Edwards

Partner - Corporate & Commercial


Solicitor of England and Wales (1977)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7788 583 440
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Maurice Esterkin

Maurice Esterkin

Partner - Commercial Real Estate and Construction


Solicitor England and Wales (2015)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7834 453792
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Sarah Evans

Sarah Evans

Partner – Construction, Engineering & Projects


Solicitor, BA (Hons) Law, Qualified Business Coach

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7958 627977
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Stuart Evans

Stuart Evans

Partner - Commercial Dispute Resolution


- BA (Hons) Law; LLM (Cam)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7931 919153

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Sue Farrow (formerly Sue El Hachmi)

Sue Farrow (formerly Sue El Hachmi)

Partner - Corporate, Employment & Employment Tax


Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted February 2000)

[email protected]

mob: +44 7858 355219
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Robert Foote

Robert Foote

Partner - Corporate/Commercial Disputes, Restructuring and Insolvency


[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7340 013521 and +65 8168 7263

tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080

 


Karl Foster

Karl Foster

Partner – Commercial


Solicitor

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7949 212619
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Toby Fountaine

Toby Fountaine

Partner - Commercial, Intellectual Property & Private Client


Solicitor of England and Wales (Admitted in 2008)
BSc (Hons), MSc, Graduate Diploma in Law, LLDip

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Andrew Fraser

Andrew Fraser

Partner - Franchising, IP and Commercial Contracts


Solicitors - admitted 2010.

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7793 024367
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Edward Garston

Edward Garston

Partner - Corporate & Commercial


[email protected]

DD: +44 (0) 1702 662331
Mob: +44 (0)7973 225231
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

 


Bina Gayadien

Bina Gayadien

Partner – Tax


LLM Tax law

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7967 202 681
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Sivan Gelb

Sivan Gelb

Partner - Real Estate


Solicitor, MA Political Science

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7779 335263
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Andrew Gilbert

Andrew Gilbert

Partner - Dispute Resolution/Corporate and Commercial


Solicitor, BA (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7909 797885
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Richard Gilbert

Richard Gilbert

Partner – Family, Contested Trust & Probate


Solicitor

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Paul Gilks

Paul Gilks

Partner - Corporate


LLB (UCL)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7816 164 334
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Howard Goldsobel

Howard Goldsobel

Partner – Corporate & Commercial


Solicitor, MBA with distinction

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7767 820673
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Lottie Goldstone

Lottie Goldstone

Partner - Private Client


  • Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted in 2012)
  • Accredited Mediator
  • Higher Rights of Audience

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7841 098460
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Kristy Gouldsmith

Kristy Gouldsmith

Partner - Data Protection, Privacy and Cybersecurity


Solicitor of England and Wales
LLB
LLM

[email protected]

mob: +44(0) 7545 501 200
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Sanusha Govender

Sanusha Govender

Partner - Commercial, Corporate & Mining


[email protected]

tel: +27 (0) 10 534 8451


Emma Gross

Emma Gross

Partner – Employment, Data Protection


Solicitor, LLB, British Retail Consortium, Employment Lawyers Association

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7984 515974
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Anne-Marie Hamer

Anne-Marie Hamer

Partner - Family


Solicitor

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Naylah Hamour

Naylah Hamour

Partner - Employment & Dispute Resolution


Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted as a solicitor in 2001)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7974 762927
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080

 


Stephen Harris

Stephen Harris

Partner - Real Estate/Commercial Property


Solicitor, BA (RA), PG Dip Legal Practice LPC & CPE

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7732 054039
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Brian  Hearne

Brian Hearne

Partner – Real estate


Solicitor, LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7957 269 918
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Irina Heaver

Irina Heaver

Partner - Emerging Technology: AI, Web3 & Digital Assets


Solicitor United Arab Emirates - 2009

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Cameron Hill

Cameron Hill

Partner – Director, Spencer West Bermuda


Barrister (England, Wales & Bermuda), BSc

[email protected]

tel: +1 (441) 621 4455
mob: +1(0) 441 536 5576


Robert Hurling

Robert Hurling

Partner - Court of Protection, Private Client


Solicitor, LLB

[email protected]

mob:+44 (0)7810 807799
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Frances-Yvonne Igweh

Frances-Yvonne Igweh

Partner – Construction, Engineering & Projects


Lawyer/Barrister- At-Law, LLB. BL MPhil (Cantab) FICA. Int. Dip.,
Fellow of the International Compliance Association, Head of Africa Practice

[email protected]

mob: +44 7763 755 712
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

 


Bryony Irvine

Bryony Irvine

Solicitor – Employment / Private Client


Solicitor of England and Wales (2021), LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 7596 223 993
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Desiree Jacob

Desiree Jacob

Partner - Director, Spencer West, Cayman Office


MBA, ACC, Professional Practitioner’s Certificate in Law, BSc, LLB (Hons), Certified Public Accountant (now inactive), Cayman Islands Legal Practitioner (2011 Admission)

[email protected]

tel: +345 917 0120
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Louise Johal

Louise Johal

Partner - Dispute Resolution, Insolvency


Solicitor, LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7821 156 376
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Amrit Johal

Amrit Johal

Partner - Commercial Dispute Resolution, Family Law & Sports Law


Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted in 2007)

LLB Law - University of London

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7852 942362
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Ahmed A Kashwani

Ahmed A Kashwani

Lawyer – UAE


Solicitor, Emirate University, Al Ain LLB

[email protected]

tel: +971 4 352 8887
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Hassan Kashwani

Hassan Kashwani

Lawyer – UAE


Solicitor, University of Sharjah, Sharjah - Bachelor of Law LLB

[email protected]

tel: +971 4 352 8887
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

David Kaye

David Kaye

Partner - Retail & Franchising, Business Law


Law Society of Scotland admitted 1981

MA LLB and Notary Public

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Simon Kenny

Simon Kenny

Partner - Immigration


Solicitor of England & Wales

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7821 027794
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Jahanzeb Moazzam  Khan

Jahanzeb Moazzam Khan

Founding Director Pakistan


LLB – University of London, MBA, BBA – Peshawar University

[email protected]

mob: +92 (0)300 500 0412
mob #2: +1(0)587 225 5657
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Maleeha Khan

Maleeha Khan

Associate Solicitor - Dispute Resolution


Solicitor of England and Wales (admitted as a solicitor in 2021)

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Jack Khurana

Jack Khurana

Partner – Commercial Dispute Resolution and Employment Law


Solicitor, LLB (Hons), LLM

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7498 208856
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


James Klein

James Klein

Partner - Venture Capital, Technology and International M&A


Solicitor, MA (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7385 756000
tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080


Natalie Knight-Wickens

Natalie Knight-Wickens

Partner - Corporate & Commercial


Solicitor, LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7793 273 410
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Sharokh Koussari

Sharokh Koussari

Partner - Employment & Dispute Resolution


Solicitor LLB (Hons)

Admitted England & Wales 1998.

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7413 527772
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Amanda Lennon

Amanda Lennon

Partner - Employment


Solicitor, LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7887 486837
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Peter Levi

Peter Levi

Partner – Real Estate


Solicitor

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7793 916010
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Diane Liston

Diane Liston

Partner - Private Client and Family


Solicitor, BA (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7803 304253
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Germana  Lo Iacono

Germana Lo Iacono

Partner – Banking and financial services litigation; clinical negligence litigation


Solicitor, LLB (Hons)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7766 354271
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Haiqiao Lou

Haiqiao Lou

Partner – Real Estate


Solicitor, BA in Law (Zhe Jiang University)

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7784 319587
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Zac Lucas

Zac Lucas

Partner – International Private Client


Solicitor, LLB (Hons), Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC)

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0) 20 7925 8080

tel: +44 (0) 20 3289 7430

Rod Macdonald

Rod Macdonald

Consultant - Construction, Engineering & Projects


FICE, MInstRE, OBE (services to British Engineering)

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7802 161771


Tamara Maduro

Tamara Maduro

Partner - Corporate, Banking & Finance


England and Wales (2013 non-practicing); BVI (2013).

[email protected]

Mob: 284 5411285
Tel: 284 494 2453


Thiara Malik

Thiara Malik

Partner - Residential Property


[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080




Management and Administrative Team


Kate Robottom

Kate Robottom

Practice Director

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7712 886923
ddi: +44 (0)20 7925 8084
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Ian McDowell

Ian McDowell

ESG Director


Advanced Diploma in Organisational Development and Learning, Executive Coaching, Business Psychology, Behavioural Change – University of Cambridge

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7535 719183
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Saleha Akhtar

Saleha Akhtar

Paralegal


LLB Honours, Combined Masters and LPC

[email protected]

mob: +44(0)7838 912614
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Sophie  Angus

Sophie Angus

Trainee Solicitor - Commercial Litigation


Paralegal LPC, GDL, BA

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Rebecca Cheung

Rebecca Cheung

Trainee Solicitor


University of Reading – Bachelor of Laws (LLB), BPP Law School – Legal Practice Course (LPC), UCL –Specialised Translation (with Interpreting) MSc

[email protected]

mob: +44 (0)7513 834 353
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Zain Kayani

Zain Kayani

Trainee Solicitor – Real Estate and Development, Private Finance, Commercial and Litigation


[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Vishvani Morar

Vishvani Morar

Legal PA – Commercial Litigation, Family Law


[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Hannah Preston

Hannah Preston

HR Consultant


[email protected]

mob: +44 (0) 7812 544112
tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Emma Sosner

Emma Sosner

Director of Marketing & Business Development

[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080


Raquel Valle Sanchez

Raquel Valle Sanchez

ESG Intern


[email protected]

tel: +44 (0)20 7925 8080

Louise West

Louise West

Junior Marketing Assistant


[email protected]

mob:+44 75977 04416

tel: +44(0)20 7925 8080