Solicitor, Corporate & Commercial

Harry Roffey

Harry is a Corporate Lawyer who specialises in M&A, corporate governance and other corporate transactional and advisory work.

Joining Thomson Snell & Passmore in 2021, Harry worked as a Paralegal in the Corporate & Commercial team, before completing his Training Contract with the Firm and qualifying in March 2024.

Prior to joining the Firm, Harry spent 6 months working for another leading regional firm and also completed a 12 month industrial placement in procurement and contract management at a major financial institution during his degree.

Harry Roffey

Specialisms & expertise

  • M&A – mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Due diligence
  • Group reorganisations and demergers
  • Joint venture and shareholder agreements
  • Company formation
  • Corporate governance
  • Buybacks and share option schemes
  • Banking and finance
  • Employee ownership trusts
  • Exit and succession planning, including management buyouts.

Achievements & other appointments

Harry was nominated for the Kent Junior Lawyers Division Trainee Solicitor of the Year Award 2022.

Harry was part of the transactional team which won the Insider Dealmakers Deal of the Year (£10m+) 2022 and also the team that won Corporate Law Firm of the Year 2022.

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Harry graduated with a law degree from the University of Southampton in 2019. He remained at Southampton to undertake a masters in law achieving a distinction. As the final part of his legal education, Harry attended the University of Law in Guildford where he studied the Legal Practice Course with an MSc in Law, Business and Management both with a distinction.

During his time at university, Harry was a committee member of the mooting society and elected course representative during 3 years of study.

Harry qualified as a solicitor in March 2024.