Peter Millican, a hugely experienced and highly regarded corporate lawyer has joined HF as Partner and Head of Corporate, based in Manchester and Yorkshire.

Peter has over 30 years’ experience and a first-class reputation as a corporate lawyer, having worked in high-profile roles across the UK and overseas; including roles as an in-house legal adviser to an FTSE 100 Bank and founding his own boutique M&A legal advisory practice.

His work has included all sizes of corporate transactions, the largest of which was a £15.4bn flotation, and a broad range of commercial law including private equity, venture capital, banking, and corporate finance.

Peter’s arrival further supports the Commercial team at HF, which has quickly expanded to over 30 specialists reaffirming its growing reputation as a full-service law firm. Peter is tasked with further supporting the rapid expansion of the Corporate Team with a focus on M&A work, and Private Equity and Venture Capital clients.

Peter Millican, Partner at HF said, “I’m excited to join such an ambitious, rapidly expanding team.  The depth of expertise and focus on clients across the business is a major reason for me joining HF and I’m looking forward to putting my energy into the next phase of growth of the commercial team.”

Ronan McCann, CEO and Managing Partner at HF added, “We are very pleased to welcome Peter into our corporate and commercial team. The addition of such a high-profile corporate lawyer will help drive the growth plans for our contentious and non-contentious commercial legal services.”