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Simon is a corporate lawyer specialising in advising privately owned businesses, entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals on the full spectrum of their commercial needs.
With over 20 years at the firm Simon has been instrumental in developing its commercial offering into one of the most respected in the North of England delivering a fully integrated, high quality service.
As well as supporting clients, Simon has sat on the firm’s management board for over a decade and as Managing Partner he is responsible for the continued focus on driving the firm’s vision of nurturing an outstanding team, delivering excellence and building strong client relationships.
Simon is recognised in the current editions of Chambers UK and Legal 500, both independent guides to the legal profession.
Educated: St Peter’s school, York
Previous legal roles: Norton Rose and DLA Piper
Previously worked for: Tillinghast Towers Perrin
Qualified as a solicitor: 1999
Very personal service but also very professional. Proactive in making sure that the client’s interests are looked after.
Matters Simon advises upon include the following:
Specific matters Simon has advised upon include:
“He is very approachable and very ‘real world’ – he puts the law in a way we can understand it and tells us what we can and can’t do.”
“They are clearly a very strong player in the regional market with a very good reputation, and the go-to name for clients in the Harrogate area who require corporate and commercial support.”
Chambers UK 2022 (Corporate/M&A: SME/OMB – Yorkshire)
“The Raworths team are extremely well connected to each other across disciplines. We frequently retain them on M&A work which inevitably involves commercial, HR and property matters and they never fail to work seamlessly.”
Legal 500 UK 2022 (Corporate – West & North Yorkshire)