Pensions expert Wyn Derbyshire joins gunnercooke

Highly experienced pensions lawyer, Wyn Derbyshire, has joined leading challenger law firm gunnercooke as a partner. Wyn is widely regarded for his pensions expertise and is the second former Clifford Chance lawyer to join gunnercooke’s pensions team, alongside current pensions partner Ginevra Gatrell. Wyn is well known for his work in pensions, trust and employment

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Banking heavyweight Richard Papworth joins gunnercooke

Senior banking and finance lawyer, Richard Papworth, joins leading challenger law firm gunnercooke Highly experienced banking and finance lawyer, Richard Papworth, joins gunnercooke’s banking and finance team as a senior ambassador to support the significant expansion of their banking relationships. He will be predominantly focusing on client development and relationships management. Whilst at Addleshaw Goddard,

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gunnercooke launches ground-breaking new firm for young lawyers

gunnerbloom is a new law firm run by young lawyers, entrepreneurs who are not only skilled at completing transactions, but who are able to help the businesses they work with grow and succeed. Darryl Cooke, founder of gunnercooke; the brains behind gunnerbloom, explains: “gunnerbloom was created to meet the needs of today’s ever-changing social and legal

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gunnercooke looks to expand its Nottingham team

Three lawyers who enjoy the freedom of working for a ‘law firm with a difference’ are encouraging others to come on board as the company plans to expand across the region. gunnercooke, which was established in Manchester in 2010, operates a different business model to the traditional law firm. All its self-employed partners are senior lawyers with

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gunnercooke is delighted to have reached the 100 partner milestone

We are delighted to have reached the 100 partner milestone, doubling our headcount from October 2014. gunnercooke is again set to double in size by the end of 2016, maintaining its place as one of the fastest growing firms in the UK legal sector and a working model of choice for senior lawyers with over 10,000 hours

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Celebrate philanthropy in the North

At our inaugural Ball at Gorton Monastery on 6th February, 2016, we will be celebrating the philanthropy of the North and in particular, two individuals who symbolise the inspire* philosophy. We ask for your nominations for your Future Leader of the Year, who in the early stages of their career is making a difference to

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Recruitment drive thriving as a dozen more join gunnercooke!

gunnercooke, has expanded its team of senior lawyers with the appointment of 12 new faces as part of its ongoing recruitment drive. Angelique M Watkins joins as a general commercial lawyer with particular experience in the areas of transport and insurance. Formerly an insurance defence litigator, she now provides advice for numerous transport industry companies, primarily in

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gunnercooke acts for Wool Overs on private equity sale

gunnercooke has provided legal advice to online knitwear retailer, Wool Overs, on its sale to private equity firm Langholm Capital. Founded by Mark and Clare Shenton in 1989, Wool Overs has developed from a business selling cable-knit sweaters at country shows, to an international online retailer providing over 150 different styles of jumpers, sweaters and

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inspire* Launch- Monday 22nd June 2015

  Monday’s official inspire* launch saw members of inspire* charities, corporate partners and philanthropists coming together in one place for the first time, to talk about doing good faster, together. We were delighted to be joined by James Timpson OBE – recently appointed as the Prince’s Responsible Business Ambassador for the North West, by the

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Want to ride your bicycle? The inspire* bike ride is coming!

‘We make a living by what we get but we make a life by what we give.’  (Winston Churchill) inspire* is a social business, set up to connect ambitious charities with the resource they need to accelerate their growth, free of charge. We connect the passionate people, enthusiasm and wonderful causes from the not-for-profit sector with

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