Peter Crawford > Freeths LLP > Sheffield, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
FIFTH FLOOR, 3 ST PAUL'S PLACE
129 NORFOLK STREET
SHEFFIELD
S1 2JE
England

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner and Head of Corporate at Freeths Sheffield

Career

Peter leads Freeths’ Sheffield corporate team. He previously worked in Cambridge and Brussels, returning to Sheffield in 2007.

Peter’s background is in company and commercial law. He has a broad range of experience of company acquisitions and disposals, drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements, implementing joint venture structures, refinancing and company law generally. He acts for a wide portfolio of both local and national clients.

Peter was shortlisted for Insiders’ South Yorkshire Dealmaker of the Year Award in 2015, and Freeths’ Sheffield corporate team was shortlisted for Corporate Law Firm of the Year in 2016, and 2017.

Peter is recognised as an “Elite Leading Lawyer” in Corporate & Commercial by The Legal 500.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Sheffield, South Yorkshire

(Leading individuals)

Peter CrawfordFreeths LLP

Freeths LLP is an established adviser in Sheffield to manufacturing and engineering businesses, and increasingly also high growth technology clients. Under the lead of Peter Crawford, the group assists clients with a variety company law matters, including acquisitions and disposals, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, implementing joint venture structures, and refinancings. Director Lisa Wallis is also entrusted by SMEs up to larger, national clients.