Craig  Davies
      • Craig Davies
      • Solicitor, Head of Corporate & Commercial
    • Contact

      • 01827 317083
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    • Department

    • Address

      • Etchell House, Etchell Court,
      • Bonehill Road,
      • Tamworth,
      • Staffordshire,
      • B78 3HQ

Craig Davies

Solicitor, Head of Corporate & Commercial

Craig Davies is a Director of Pickerings and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Team.  He has been with the firm for 24 years.

A respected figure within the Staffordshire business community, Craig was a former president of Tamworth and Lichfield Chamber of Commerce and has a significant number of long-term loyal commercial clients from a variety of sectors both locally and nationally.

Craig leads on numerous deals for clients in manufacturing and IT and advises on many corporate matters, including asset and share sales and purchases, company restructures, share purchase agreements and warranties, contracts, trading terms and conditions and general contractual advice.  Craig considers all matters with a clear, logical and no-nonsense approach, putting the client at the heart of everything he does.  Craig takes time to get to know his clients and is very much solution driven, always going the extra mile to ensure deadlines are not compromised and projects run smoothly. 

On larger transactions Craig works with a multi-disciplinary team of colleagues, drawing on their specialist property and employment knowledge as appropriate, allowing his team to offer a full scope of corporate and commercial matters. 

Craig plays a vital role in a full roster of corporate and client matters, including cross-border transactions and high value projects.  His team acts for a wide range of businesses from various sectors throughout the region from owner managed small businesses to PLCs. 

Contact Craig on 01827 317083 or cdavies@pickerings-solicitors.com

Craig is recommended in The Legal 500 2024

Praised for its ‘consistently strong level of service’, a varied lineup of SMEs and owner-managed businesses regularly turn to the ‘first class’ team at Pickerings Solicitors. At the helm, Craig Davies is a longstanding member of the firm with particular experience acting for manufacturers and IT companies on both corporate and commercial matters. ‘Extremely competent and proactive’, 

Testimonials

‘They are a group of highly skilled and experienced professionals who go above and beyond to deliver exceptional results for their clients. Their commitment to excellence is evident in everything they do, from their strategic approach to their attention to detail. The team is also very collaborative and responsive. I would highly recommend them to anyone seeking representation’

‘I have had the pleasure of working with Craig on several projects. What sets Craig apart is his commercial approach, being pragmatic all while not losing sight of the important details. Craig has always been approachable and responsive in talking through both strategies and detail and I would gladly recommend both him and the team.’

‘Consistently strong level of service and a particularly good fit for our owner-managed business clients. They take time to understand clients’ needs and work closely with them, helped by a strong and experienced team.’

Keri was recognised yet again as a ‘rising star’

Craig was also recommended in The Legal 500 2023

Pickerings Solicitors regularly advises various clients from the worlds of technology, industrial goods, architecture, and design on commercial reviews and transactions, both domestic and cross-border. Practice chair Craig Davies is a ‘standout‘ figure, who works with both public companies and owner-managed businesses on sales, acquisitions, and contractual matters in industries ranging from IT to manufacturing.

Craig was also recommended in The Legal 500 2022. 

The team at Pickerings Solicitors ‘know the market intimately and service midlands SMEs expertly’. The team’s primary fields of activity in the transactional space are company sales, purchases and formations, corporate restructuring and reorganisations, joint ventures and venture capital investments. Practice head Craig Davies is also experienced in shareholder agreements, trading terms and conditions, as well as general contractual affairs; he is closely supported by Keri Pointon.

Pickerings are very professional and were happy to help/explain things that we were unsure about when purchasing our business. All staff were very professional during lockdown, under difficult conditions. We were so impressed with them dealing with our business purchase that we also used them for the sale of our house.’

‘We worked with Craig Davies when purchasing our business. He was very helpful, professional and understanding of our needs. Happy to help even out of office hours, which many companies/people would not be willing to do. Working with Craig during lockdown was no bother. He and his staff were very helpful.’

‘Craig Davies is approachable reliable and gets the job done. Craig and his team have gone the extra mile to get the job done, working long hours and weekends when deadlines dictated.’