Foot Anstey appoints Legal Director in Manchester

Simon Stubbs has joined Foot Anstey as a Legal Director, further bolstering the firm’s Energy, Projects, Infrastructure and Construction team.

Based at the firm's Manchester hub, Simon has over 15 years’ experience gained at leading firms. Throughout his career, Simon has built a first-class reputation for advising clients on the strategic development of complex and multi-faceted national and international projects, contract development and contract interpretation.

Commenting on his appointment, Simon said: “This is a great opportunity to take on a new challenge, and I can’t wait to get started. The Energy, Projects, Infrastructure and Construction team at Foot Anstey is highly-regarded and is one of the strongest of its kind in the country. I’m thrilled to have an opportunity to help build Foot Anstey's presence here in Manchester and its reputation nationally for first-class legal and business advice.”

Ian Stubbs (of no relation), Partner and Head of the firm's Energy & Infrastructure Sector, said: “I am delighted to welcome Simon to Foot Anstey. He will be a great addition to our business, bringing yet more excellent sector expertise to help our clients power their ambitions. Simon's broad knowledge of advising owner-operator, developer, funder and contractor clients in both the public and private sector is enormously valuable to our team's whole project, lifecycle offering.”