Adrian has extensive experience of providing a broad range of commercial, corporate, criminal and regulatory legal advice in both the UK and high risk and complex jurisdictions around the world. Adrian’s experience is to the full scope of commercial and international organisations in the defence, security, international development, extractives, insurance and legal industries.
He qualified as a Solicitor in 2004 following 11 years in the British Army. After several years in general legal practice, from 2006 to 2013 he spent the majority of his time in Iraq and Afghanistan and from 2013 to 2015 worked on a significant legal project focusing on Syria. Adrian has a masters in terrorism and political violence from St Andrews University.
As our senior legal partner, he brings a key understanding of the legal complexities and geo-politics faced by our clients. He continues to travel to high-risk jurisdictions in support of our clients. Adrian is security cleared to a high government standard.