Mike Linford

Director & Solicitor

Mike joined the expanding Talbots Corporate & Commercial team in April 2021, bringing extensive experience of advising owner-managed businesses, entrepreneurs, management teams and banks on a wide range of corporate matters.

Mike takes a pragmatic and commercial approach to corporate transactions to ensure that his clients’ objectives are met in a timely and cost-effective manner. Mike has worked with a wide range of clients across a variety of sectors including automotive, manufacturing, information technology, construction and professional services. Mike also has extensive knowledge of dental and pharmacy transactions having acted for one of the largest lenders in these sectors for a number of years.

Mike advises on all areas of corporate law and advises on a wide range of corporate matters including the buying and selling of businesses by way of share or asset sale, management buy-outs, corporate finance, banking, reorganisations, shareholders agreements and articles of association and general corporate governance.

Outside of work, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife Abi and their daughter Edie who was born in October 2020, as well as socialising with friends and family. Mike also has a keen interest in a wide variety of sports with a particular in interest in football, cricket and American football. Mike is an avid Norwich City fan and follows them home and away where possible.