Dealmaker recruited by Freeths as partner
A high-profile Sheffield dealmaker has been recruited by law firm Freeths.
Peter Crawford joins the law firm from Taylor & Emmet as a partner in its corporate team in South Yorkshire.
Crawford, shortlisted for Dealmaker of the Year at Insider's South Yorkshire Dealmakers Awards 2015, specialises in all aspects of company and commercial law, with particular expertise in corporate finance. He has acted for a portfolio of local and national clients from start-up companies to listed plcs.
John May, Freeths managing partner for Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield, said: "We are delighted to announce the appointment of Peter to our corporate team in South Yorkshire. This further demonstrates our commitment and presence in the Yorkshire market and is part of the firms significant growth plans for the UK by 2020."