Nationally-Accredited Law Firm Welcomes New Talent


Goughs Solicitors is delighted to have welcomed Senior Associate, Jonathan Carter-Lewis to its Corporate Team

Based in Wiltshire and with clients across the South West, Goughs have once again welcomed exceptional legal talent to their ranks. The appointment comes as the latest addition to the firm’s, already thriving, Corporate Team.

Jonathan brings knowledge and expertise from having worked in Hong Kong and London, for CMS, Nabarro LLP and Transasia Lawyers, to ensure Goughs offer the most up to date and relevant advice to their clients.

This appointment follows an incredibly successful few years for the firm’s Corporate and Real Estate teams who have collectively opened the firm’s seventh office, extended the Land and Development Team and been recognised by the prestigious legal directory, Legal 500.

“Becoming a Senior Associate at Goughs is my greatest professional achievement”
said Jonathan
“...and moving my family to the South West from London has given me the perfect work-life balance. Goughs’ have a wide variety of clients who face different challenges. My priority is to become their trusted advisor and build on the firm’s impressive legacy”.

Partner and Head of Real Estate & Corporate, Gemma Sumsion commented;

“we are really excited to welcome Jonathan to the team. Jonathan brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the commercial sphere and he will add true value to the firm’s Corporate offering. We are seeing a real upsurge in the work that is coming into the team, 2021 saw our turnover double and it doesn’t look as if work is slowing down. All of this success comes as a result of our dedicated and passionate lawyers and our loyal client base. 2022 is the growth year for the Corporate Team in many ways and it is great to have Jonathan onboard with us for the ride!”

To find out more about joining Goughs Solicitors, please contact Lauren Bridger Senior Human Resources Executive on or 01225 781929.

ABOUT GOUGHS: Goughs Solicitors was established in 1882 and now boasts 7 offices based throughout Wiltshire and over 100 members of staff. The firm provides legal services for both individuals and businesses including: Divorce & Separation, Arrangements for Children, Employment, Wills, Trusts & Probate, Commercial & Residential Property services and Real Estate & Corporate services.