John Roberts


John specialises in mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, flotations, rights issues, corporate finance, and MBO's. His clients include the Borrow Foundation and Chelsfield Partners LLP.


  • Ellesmere College (1957 – 1962)
  • University of Liverpool (1962 – 1965)


John qualified as a Solicitor in 1968. In 1968 John joined the Law Commission until 1970 when he joined Goodman Derrick becoming a Partner in 1974.


  • Royal Southern Yacht Club
  • Royal Welsh Yacht Club
  • Hon Society of Cymrodion
  • Liberal Democrat Party
  • European movement
  • Directorships / Trusteeships - Borrow Foundation

Out of the Office

John enjoys sailing, ballet and walking in Wales.