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Woodfines LLP

SILBURY COURT, 352 SILBURY BOULEVARD, MILTON KEYNES, MK9 2AF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01908 202150
Fax:
Fax 01908 202152
DX:
54465 MILTON KEYNES
Email:
Web:
www.woodfines.co.uk
Bedford, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Sandy

Neil Gibbs

Tel:
Work 01908 202150
Email:
Woodfines LLP

Work Department

Commercial.

Position

Neil handles a broad range of company and commercial matters ranging from start-up businesses to providing legal support and corporate governance advice to small and medium-sized businesses, blue-chip clients, investors and financial institutions. He actively seeks to obtain a detailed knowledge and understanding of each client’s business and its specific needs and requirements. This enables him to assist at all stages of the business life cycle, from inception, through growth to ultimate realisation of value on exit. He has also developed a reputation for pragmatic advice and solutions to problem areas. While advising in all business areas and sectors, Neil has particular expertise and knowledge within the recruitment, manufacturing, engineering and logistics sectors, as well as extensive experience in public procurement and tendering.

Career

Trained Batcheldors, qualified 1995, partner 1997; set up Woodfines’ Milton Keynes office in 2001.

Member

The Law Society.

Education

Bedford School; University College, London (1992, LLB Hons); Chester (1993, Law Society finals).

Leisure

Neil spends his spare time chasing around after his children, and is a keen sportsman.


South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Within: Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

The corporate practice at Woodfines LLP underwent several changes in 2017: Neil Gibbs was appointed practice head following Stephen Oliver 's departure to Buckles Solicitors LLP, while Martin Smith joined the Cambridge office. The practice has continued to focus on servicing the needs of its core SME client base, while growing its roster of larger corporates. It is particularly noted for its strengths in the road transport, agriculture,  public procurement, and recruitment arenas. In a highlight matter, Gibbs and Alice Wooler advised a longstanding SME client on a share sale.

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