Simon TJ Ratcliffe > Greene & Greene > Bury St Edmunds, England > Lawyer Profile

Greene & Greene
IP33 1QB

Work Department

Corporate and commercial.


Managing Partner and Director partner Simon Ratcliffe Ltd.


Qualified as a Barrister 1997; three years practising at the Bar; two years in the City on mergers and acquisitions; joined Greene & Greene 2002; became dual-qualified as a solicitor advocate 2004; made partner 2005, and managing partner in 2015.

Simon specialises in intellectual property, corporate finance and commercial work, including acquisitions, disposals, financing and restructuring of businesses.

“Simon is an absolute pleasure to work with.  His professionalism and knowledge always exceeds expectations.”  (Testimonial from professional contact)


Gray’s Inn (non-practising).


Inns of Court School of Law.


Scuba-diving and travelling.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Finance > Banking and finance

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East Anglia > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in East Anglia

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Greene & Greene in Bury St Edmunds is known for ‘technical, legal and sector knowledge, and fantastic and responsive client service‘. The firm acts for international PLCs, investors, SMEs and owner-managed businesses of all sizes, not only in East Anglia, but also throughout the UK and overseas. Lead partner Simon Ratcliffe specialises in the acquisition, disposal and reorganisation of private companies. Andrew Cooper, who frequently advises in international M&A transactions, is ‘always available and a pleasure to work with‘. Mark Daly has developed a niche in advising shareholders of high-growth VC-backed science and technology companies throughout East Anglia.   Mark Whittaker also focuses on private equity and VC-backed clients. Cooper and Ratcliffe provided Nexus Underwriting Management Limited with strategic and corporate structuring advice to support its global expansion.