Geldards expands team with two new partners

L-R: Jamie Goldberg, Debra Martin, Peter Seary

Law firm Geldards has appiointed two new partners to its corporate and commercial department.

Jamie Goldberg has joined the firm’s Derby office as a commercial partner, having previously been a partner at a London-based sport, media and entertainment specialist law firm, Onside Law.

Peter Seary has joined the Nottingham office as a corporate partner. His previous experience includes being a corporate partner at Shoosmiths in Nottingham where for several years he was head of the Midlands-based corporate and commercial team, and corporate partner and co-head of the food sector at Roythornes. Seary will lead Geldards’ food sector team.

Debra Martin, partner and head of the team, said: “We are delighted to welcome Jamie and Peter to Geldards, they are fantastic lawyers with experience and expertise that will enhance both the team and the wider firm.

“2016/17 was a very positive year for the firm and team which was reflected in a number of ways including some major transactions, strong revenue growth and most recently, a top-tier ranking in the recently published legal directory rankings. We have worked hard to provide the best service to our clients and I am very proud of every member of the team.”