Beale & Co has welcomed partner Paul Henty to the firm’s corporate and commercial practice.
Henty has advised on a range of regulatory issues, including competition law, public procurement and the Modern Slavery Act 2015. He also has experience advising on general corporate and commercial contracts, GDPR, the filing of regulatory complaints and assisting businesses to achieve compliance.
He joins Beale & Co’s specialist team of legal advisors to the construction, engineering and infrastructure sector.
He commented: 'I am delighted to be joining Beale & Co at a time of exciting growth for the firm across a number of areas. The firm’s international profile is expanding and we share a number of major clients...Construction and engineering has been an important part of my practice to date and I am very aware of Beale’s impressive work with regard to large, international infrastructure projects.'
Senior partner Sheena Sood said: 'As Beale & Co continues to grow, we are keen to expand the expertise we are able to offer to our clients and the construction sector as a whole. Paul, who has an established Regulatory and Competition Law practice alongside a wealth of expertise in corporate and commercial matters, is a natural fit and we look forward to working with him and continuing to deliver a first-class service to our clients.'
Henty joins the firm from Charles Russell Speechlys LLP where he was co-head of the EU Competition Law practice.