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Mills & Reeve LLP

1ST JAMES COURT, WHITEFRIARS, NORWICH, NR3 1RU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0344 880 2666
DX:
5210 NORWICH
Web:
www.mills-reeve.com

James Hunter

Tel:
Work 01603 693267
Email:
Mills & Reeve LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Partner in corporate team based in Norwich. Also Head of Office, Norwich.

Career

Trained Mills & Reeve; partner 2001.

Member

President of the Norfolk & Norwich Law Society

Education

Queen Elizabeth’s High School, Gainsborough; University of East Anglia (1992 LLB).

Leisure

Horse riding.


East Anglia: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Norwich

Within: Leading individuals

James Hunter - Mills & Reeve LLP

Within: Corporate and commercial: Norwich

'There is no better firm in Norwich or Cambridge', says one client of Mills & Reeve LLP, which is¬†'strong in all areas - the team makes an effort to understand clients' business and bring ideas to the table'. Prominent¬† transactional lawyer James Hunter, who is head of the firm's Norwich office, is 'a¬†great all-rounder ‚Äď measured, proactive and a¬†great definer of boundaries'. His highlights included assisting offshore oil and gas services provider Aquaterra Energy with a ¬£22m MBO backed by a private equity house.¬†Craig Hodgson¬†leads the national food and agribusiness practice and advises global businesses on cross-border transactions. Natalie Wade¬†advises clients in the health and care sectors and clients remark that she is 'incredibly responsive and proactive'. She recently acted for Rehabworks Limited on the purchase of the entire issued share of Crystal Palace Physio Holdings Limited, a London-based physiotherapy and clinical rehabilitation provider. Also recommended are¬†Greg Gibson, who is head of the firm's national commercial, IP and IT group, and principal associate Sean Earnshaw¬†who handles work in the areas of IT, health and public procurement. Gibson recently advised the Department of Health on its multibillion-pound future operating model for NHS procurement, supply chain and logistics services.

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