Mr John Flanagan > Rollits LLP > Hull, England > Lawyer Profile

Rollits LLP
CITADEL HOUSE
58 HIGH STREET
HULL
HU1 1QE
England

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner, Hull  specialising in mergers and acquisitions, banking law, advising in corporate recovery situations, and providing clients with company secretarial and governance advice. He also leads on corporate issues such as education sector mergers and acquisitions and conversion and establishment of single and multi-academy trusts.

Career

Qualified: 2005; Joined Rollits: 2003; Partner: 2014

Memberships

 

Education

LLB Hons (Exempting) University of Northumbria at Newcastle (1998-2002)

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Hull and East Yorkshire

(Leading individuals)

John FlanaganRollits LLP

Rollits LLP‘s team counts public and privately-owned companies, SMEs and joint venture vehicles as clients. John Flanagan heads up the practice and frequently assists clients in the education sector including several multi-academy trusts. The group’s other areas of strength include handling food sector instructions (for which Julian Wild is a key name to note), and acting for social enterprises and family-owned businesses; Richard Field also handles matters in the charity sector. Nasim Sharf joined Wilkin Chapman LLP.

Yorkshire and the Humber > Public sector > Education

With a strong Yorkshire client base, Rollits LLP acts for some of the county’s largest colleges, multi-academy trusts, specialist providers, higher education bodies and private training providers. Caroline Hardcastle and John Flanagan jointly lead the department; Hardcastle handles contentious issues and Flanagan focuses on non-contentious transactions. Long-serving partner Tom Morrison left to join Stone King LLP at the beginning of 2019.