About Guy

Guy read law at the University of Leeds graduating with an LLB (Hons) Degree in 1991. He joined Foster Baxter Cooksey as a Trainee Solicitor and qualified as a Solicitor in the Commercial Litigation Department in 1995. From 1998 to 2000 Guy worked on secondment at a major bank supervising and overseeing its in-house legal team. Following Guy's return to the Firm he was made a Partner in 2000 and went on to head up the Litigation Team. Guy was appointed to the role of Senior Partner from 2018 -2020 and in April 2020 became a member of the Firm's Executive Board, working alongside Managing Director, Neil Lloyd, and Partner Tom Devey.

Guy deals with a full and varied caseload involving general commercial litigation, Companies Act litigation and shareholder/partnership disputes, intellectual property litigation, insolvency related litigation and construction and building dispute work. Guy acts for a variety of clients from individuals and small owner managed businesses through to FTSE 200 listed companies.

Guy is recognised as a 'Leading Individual' in the Legal 500 2024 Directory and is also ranked in Chambers & Partners 2024.


Fun Fact

In addition to being a keen music fan and gig-goer Guy also plays the drums.