As Chairman of Fladgate, Charles is responsible for the overall strategic management of the firm as well as continuing to advise longstanding clients.

He has been a specialist in corporate matters since starting training with one of Fladgate’s predecessor firms in 1977 and has developed a wide ranging practice over almost 40 years.

As a corporate lawyer and trusted adviser he understands board dynamics and has acted for major public companies and institutions, including several in the insurance sector, as well as private companies and professional partnerships.

His expertise in corporate finance has been recognised by the Legal 500.