Martin Sweeney > Schofield Sweeney > Bradford, England > Lawyer Profile

Schofield Sweeney
CHURCH BANK HOUSE
CHURCH BANK
BRADFORD
BD1 4DY
England

Work Department

Corporate and commercial.

Position

Chief executive. Acts for a wide range of corporate clients, with work including acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, reorganisations and general corporate governance.

Career

Trained Sampson Wade & Co; qualified 1986; associate Dibb Lupton Broomhead 1986; partner Ralph C Yablon 1996; founding partner Schofield Sweeney Solicitors 1998.

Memberships

Law Society; Bradford Breakthrough Limited

Education

Cardinal Hinsely Grammar School; King’s College, London University (1983 LLB).

Leisure

A former playing member but now spectating one at Bradford Salem RFC.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

The members of Schofield Sweeney corporate team are appreciated for being ‘balanced and sensible in their approach and working hard to deliver.’ The group has close ties with regional owner managed and family businesses as well as national companies and HNWIs, which it supports in acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, reconstructions/demergers and forms of equity and debt financing. Due to its close collaboration with the private client team, it can also cover tax and succession planning. David Strachan is well versed on this interface. Managing partner Martin Sweeney has experience in the financial services and automotive sectors. Other prominent practitioners are Steven MillwardKaren Crutchley and associate Lucy Holroyd.