Adrian Possener > Birketts LLP > Norwich, England > Lawyer Profile

Birketts LLP

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial




Adrian joined Birketts in 2006.  He is a partner in and heads our company commercial team in Norwich.

Adrian is a corporate lawyer advising on corporate structures and company matters and information technology. He advises on both public and private take-overs, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and buy-outs. Adrian has been involved in a number of IPOs and other securities issues for fully listed and AIM companies. He also acts on venture capital and business angel finance transactions. Before joining Birketts, he worked for two leading international law firms for a combined 17 years. 

Adrian is a non-executive director of Bernard Matthews Group and a trustee of Bernard Matthews family trusts. He was recently voted ‘Corporate Governance Lawyer of the Year 2014’ by Finance Monthly.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Norwich

(Leading individuals)

Adrian PossenerBirketts LLP

Birketts LLP has an outstanding reputation for corporate and transactional work, and its Norwich office is key to its firmwide offering. Its work spans M&A, public company transactions and corporate reorganisations for regional and national clients. Greg Allan, who is ‘an excellent communicator, very focused on the deal’, and Adrian Possener are the lead partners. Up-and-coming partner Ed Savory and legal director Paul Palik are praised for being ‘highly efficient and competent in solving legal issues‘. The practice is increasingly involved in cross-border matters, notably international distribution and agency matters.