Craig Thompson


The Law Society

Craig Thompson

Partner and head of Corporate

Craig is head of Forsters' Corporate team specialising in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, shareholder arrangements and commercial contracts.  

Craig's clients are diverse including corporate real estate clients, family offices, high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs. A significant proportion of clients are international.  

Craig is noted for his problem solving and commercially astute approach to transactions. He enjoys being immersed in his client's businesses and partnering with them to achieve their strategic objectives.

Craig trained at London City firm, SJ Berwin & Co., qualifying into their corporate practice in 1994. He was a partner at Olswang and Howard Kennedy before joining Forsters in 2011.  

"Forsters had already hugely increased in size and turnover in the last ten years, and this move has really added to that"  on the arrival of the private client team from Gowling WLG.
Chambers HNW Guide 2017