Stuart instils confidence in everything he does. He provides calm and thoughtful guidance while efficiently marshalling multiple inputs and stakeholders across different time zones and specialist disciplines.” - Chambers UK, 2024

Stuart advises private equity houses and financial sponsor clients on all manner of cross border leveraged transactions, including private acquisitions, take-privates, carve-outs, consortium deals, distressed acquisitions and exits. Stuart has advised on deals for numerous sponsors, including Apax, Accel-KKR, The Carlyle Group, HgCapital, BC Partners, TDR Capital, Silver Lake and Vista Equity Partners.

Stuart is ranked in Chambers UK (2024), The Legal 500 (2024) and IFLR1000 (2023) for his experience in private equity matters.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • Oxford Institute of Legal Practice2002
  • St. Anne's College, University of Oxford2001