• Experience
    • Jack joined Birketts in 2005. He is a partner in our agriculture team.

      Jack focuses on acting for farmers, landowners and agri-businesses in relation to agricultural work generally including landlord and tenant, partnership and succession planning matters. He has a strong background in a broad range of property related matters and private client work and has developed a specialism in recent years acting for landowners and developers in connection with renewable energy projects.

      Jack is based at our Norwich office.

  • More information
    • Jack is a member of the Agricultural Law Association.

      Jack is recommended by Legal 500 [UK 2016] and listed in the elite 'Leading Lawyers' list of lawyers nationwide. Jack "gets all queries sorted before other lawyers even get out of bed". Clients note that he "assists farming clients well". An earlier edition notes that Jack is an "all round star" who provides "sound advice".

      In the previous edition Jack is commended for his "great technical innovation and solution-orientated advice" and in a previous edition as having "a positive attitude and good organisational skills". 

      Jack is ranked in band 1 in Chambers [UK 2017]. He is regarded as "excellent" and sources observe that "he is very clear-thinking, gets right to the point and has a very good manner."  Another adds, "he is proactive, swift and clear."

      Previous editions have written that Jack "is very thorough and inspires confidence that what he is saying is correct and practical.". He is "highly regarded by clients" and "is a very experienced, level-headed and personable lawyer who doesn't get tied up with minutiae; he focuses more on the client's objective."

      Recommended Legal 500 2016