Alastair Gunn > Greenwoods GRM > Peterborough, England > Lawyer Profile

Greenwoods GRM

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial




A skilled lawyer – Alastair is fascinated by what makes businesses tick.

As a result, he delivers technically sound advice with entrepreneurial flair. When it comes to getting the best possible deal for clients Alastair’s expertise and commitment is well known. He has a strong reputation with clients who report his personable, pragmatic approach makes him easy to work with while his tenacious skill and business approach provides confidence that Alastair will have covered every possible angle.

Alastair has a wealth of experience advising clients on a wide range of corporate transactional matters including MBOs, MBIs, share, trade and asset disposals and acquisitions and group reorganisations.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Private client > Agriculture and estates

Greenwoods GRM has a new head of its agriculture and rural business practice in senior associate Emily Pumfrey, following Jeremy Stanton‘s move to Birketts LLP. Pumfrey, like many in the practice, comes from a farming background and she is a Fellow of the Agricultural Law Association. The practice draws on the expertise of its corporate, private client, property and employment practices to assist clients in the agriculture sector, and corporate partner Alastair Gunn plays an active role in its high-profile transactions.

East Anglia > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Media and entertainment

Corporate partner Alastair Gunn at Greenwoods GRM runs a media practice group that advises clients on corporate, employment, immigration and regulatory matters. Employment specialist Joanna Scally and managing partner Robert Dillarstone play key roles in the practice. The firm frequently acts for magazine and newspaper publishers, as well as employees of large media outlets.

East Anglia > Finance > Banking and finance

The merger in 2018 that created Greenwoods GRM gave the firm a stronger presence in the banking and finance market thanks to its team of five lawyers in the London office. In East Anglia, practice head Alastair Gunn is the key partner. He works closely with real estate partners Karin Horsley and Samantha East, and litigation associate Jamie McConnell, to advise financial institutions in the UK and overseas.

East Anglia > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Peterborough

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Alastair GunnGreenwoods GRM

Greenwoods GRM acts for a diverse range of businesses from start-ups to listed companies and has two vastly experienced partners in David Woods, who works from both Peterborough and Cambridge, and Alastair Gunn, who ‘works 24/7 to get the deal done‘. ‘Whenever I have used the team, it is as if they are carrying the works for themselves; they care and take the role of a professional to the next level‘, remarks a client. Associate Victoria Robinson is also recommended for commercial agreements and corporate restructuring.