Tim has a strong business background, having acted for private businesses over many years.
Tim studied History at Cambridge and graduated from law school with a distinction. He is founder and senior partner of Spring|Law.
Tim has a strong business background having acted for private businesses over many years. A former corporate solicitor at Simmons & Simmons and litigator at Denton Wilde Sapte, Tim was also in house legal counsel at Reuters and General Counsel for Ftse listed Sportsworld Media Group plc. In this latter role Tim was responsible for the company’s M&A, its acquisition and exploitation of sports & media rights, and contract/IP disputes.
Tim’s advisory areas are:
- Corporate Transactions
- Commercial deals
- High Court Litigation (Tim is a qualified solicitor advocate)
Tim is known for his specific expertise in:
- The Sport & Media sectors
- Reputation/privacy and confidentiality
- Shareholder and boardroom conflict
- Risk and corruption in business
Tim was the 2015 winner of the “Legal’s finest, client’s choice” award.
Tim is a regular commentator for the Times on sports issues and is on the Sky news panel of experts for sport and risk management.