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Knights plc

MIDLAND HOUSE, WEST WAY, BOTLEY, OXFORD, OX2 0PH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01235 836600
Fax:
Fax 01235 836700
DX:
144160 ABINGDON-4
Email:
Web:
www.bsdr.com

Paddy Gregan

Tel:
Work 01235 836605
Email:
Knights plc

Work Department

Business services.

Position

Head of business services specialising in all commercial and corporate law matters, including joint ventures, partnerships, LLP agreements and shareholder agreements. Specialising in healthcare and agribusiness.

Career

Trained Liverpool; qualified 1987; partner BrookStreet des Roches LLP 1997. Current directorships: Oxfordshire RFU and Ley Community Drug Services. Publications of note: editor ‘Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents volume 30 (Partnerships)’.

Member

Association of Partnership Practitioners; Competition Law Group; Law Society and Agricultural Lawyers Association.

Education

West Park Grammar School (1979); Sheffield University (1982); Chester College of Law (1983).

Leisure

Rugby, golf and cricket – Chipping Norton RUFC, Oxfordshire RFU, Warwickshire County Cricket Club, Cheltenham National Hunt and Wychwood Golf Club.


South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Corporate and commercial: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

The 'brilliant team' at BrookStreet des Roches is noted for its broad base of work, with particular strength in the food, engineering, technology and healthcare sectors. Head of corporate Paddy Gregan routinely handles significant transactions affecting the food production sector, notably advising on PD Hook Group’s acquisition of Bernard Matthews turkey business following the insolvency of the latter. Gregan also acted for Nuffield College on the formation of a public-private corporate joint venture between Nuffield and Oxford City Council to develop a major £200m mixed-use scheme in Oxford’s West End. Hugh Tebay heads the commercial side of the practice and recently assisted Smeg UK with the drafting and negotiation of logistics and warehousing agreements. Gayle Curry joined from Blake Morgan LLP to head the practice's healthcare transactional offering.

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