Charles is a Solicitor who qualified in 1992, having worked in the Legal Profession from 1986 and qualifying as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 1991.
Charles has both a business track record, having established a number of successful start-ups in various sectors over 20 years and also a broad legal pedigree, having worked for all types of provincial Law Firms and also as Senior Counsel in at least 3 UK Companies including Bovis Homes, Snappy Snaps and National Grid.
Charles uniquely has appeared as Advocate in every type of Tribunal and Lower Court (County Court and Magistrates Court) for a broad range of Law, including Immigration, Insolvency, Crime, Motoring charges, Divorce, Employment and Mental Health.
His special gift is to aid the parties in achieving a mutually beneficial settlement, using the Court process only as a last resort. With his business background and personal experience working in the retail, motor-trade and logistics sectors he can relate to many types of clients and situations. Charles also helps solicitors as local Agency Advocate.
Charles’ interests and hobbies include hiking in the countryside and cycling. He also enjoys birdwatching and supplying the birds with food and shelter.