Our ethos – a strategic approach

The firm was set up to offer an alternative to traditional law firms by focussing on providing a real strategic perspective to our advice. We are able to do this because:

  • All our lawyers are specialists and a number are nationally recognised experts.
  • All our lawyers are very experienced – we don’t learn on the job.


What others say about us

  • ‘More responsive, flexible and cost-effective than larger firms’ – Higher education sector client
  • ‘JG Poole & Co. LLP has quickly built up a strong project finance and PFI practice, with special emphasis on student accommodation development’ – Legal 500 directory
  • ‘Friendly and flexible delivery of high-level professional advice, the prompt responses and the ability for lawyers to think outside the box to solve complex issues’ – Projects & developments client
  • ‘Their flexibility is of huge value’ – University client
  • ‘Commercially very strong on PPP projects’ – Projects & developments client
  • ‘Fast, responsive and authoritative service, and for its wealth of experience and industry knowledge’ – University client
  • ‘Highly professional and personalised service’ – University client
  • ‘A wealth of experience in higher education and the ability to find sustainable solutions’ – Chambers & Partners directory
  • ‘A very attractive and bespoke alternative to the big firms’ – University client


We are always pleased to put prospective clients in touch with one or more of our existing clients to obtain their views on the services we provide.