Michael Thomson – Senior Partner
Michael began his legal career at J H Powell & Co in the early 1970s, working for his father who was then Senior Partner
After a couple of years, Michael moved to the London city firm, Beachcroft (now DAC Beachcroft LLP) to train as a Solicitor. He dealt primarily with company commercial and commercial property, which included working for the second largest property company in the UK.
In 1975, he re-joined J H Powell & Co and in 1978, he became a Partner when his father retired.
Michael became the Senior Partner at J H Powell & Co in 2011.
Michael has been practising in company commercial (including business sales and purchases, company formation and insolvency), commercial property (including landlord and tenant), and trusts and wills for over 40 years and he has a vast wealth of experience.
Michael’s interests include sailing, skiing, walking and riding. He likes to travel and listen to music. He is also immensely proud of his three children. His eldest daughter lives in Los Angeles and is head of worldwide media for Simon Cowell and Syco Entertainment, his son is a chartered surveyor for British Airways pension fund, and his youngest daughter is working in London for an events company.