After studying law at the University of Leicester, followed by a post-graduate degree in commercial law at Cambridge University, I worked in private practice in the City of London where I specialised in banking and capital markets law.
I also qualified to practice as a solicitor in Australia and worked at Australian national firm Clayton Utz, where I focused mostly on banking law.
Since 2003 when I joined Whitehead Monckton’s corporate law team, I have specialised in corporate transactions and all other aspects of company and commercial law.
I have expertise in:
I am an Independent Critical Incident Advisor for Kent Police.
What my clients say:
“Many thanks for all your help, assistance and wise counsel in helping us to get this done today. It is a pleasure to work with professionals such as yourselves who are knowledgeable, reactive, accessible, well organised and polite.”
"We are both grateful for your valued input today in enabling the sale completion. Our thanks, as I expressed to you also, is to go to Nicholas and Daniel for their professional attention at all times, throughout this sales transaction."
“Haggai guided us through our first acquisition of another company explaining the detailed process at each stage in a way that enabled us to clearly understand the issues and make decisions with confidence leading to a successful conclusion.”
"I have used Haggai on a number of different projects including our management buyout and help with our franchise agreement. Haggai always responds quickly to requests for help and has been a reassuring hand through some difficult legal proceedings. The advice provided by Haggai has always proved accurate and I have no hesitation in recommending his services."
"Thank you very much for your help and advice this morning. It was so smooth and professional that we will definitely look to using Whitehead Monckton in the future."
"Thanks so much Haggai for all your professional expertise , patience in explaining things to me and just responding so quickly to me without fail every time . Please do accept the compliment that I am very pleased to have used you to advise on the sale of my business".
"Haggai's done a fabulous job and I am very grateful for his input, diligence and the time he has spent on it".
“I just wanted to drop you a note to tell you how marvellous Haggai has been. He’s been helping me with a contract for a big piece of work, with a difficult client on the other side. Haggai has been the epitome of calm patience and has fought my corner brilliantly. Just wanted to say thank you to your team!”
When out of the office:
I enjoy travelling and take any opportunity to go kayaking and snorkelling when in warmer climes, particularly in Israel when visiting family and friends.