Law firm appoints finance specialist


Local law firm Stephens Scown LLP has recently secured a top funding specialist to boost its renewables team across the region.

Mike Rowe, appointed as consultant with Stephens Scown, brings with him a wealth of experience, including 30 years of blue chip company involvement within the agri-business sector. Much of this experience comes through senior management roles within both Barclays Bank and Clydesdale Bank within the south west.

Mike Rowe and Sonya Bedford of Stephens Scown
Mike Rowe and Sonya Bedford of Stephens Scown

For the last four years, Rowe has been running Moorhayes Consultants , a consultancy specialising in the strategic development and funding of renewable energy projects and energy efficiency schemes, as well as providing energy audits to land owners and farm businesses.

Sonya Bedford, head of renewable energy law at Stephens Scown, commented: “We are delighted that Mike has joined our growing team. With his expertise within funding for renewables projects, our clients will be best placed to create the most cost effective and appropriate energy schemes possible in Cornwall and beyond.”

Stephens Scown has over 40 partners and 230 staff across its offices in Truro, St Austell and Exeter.

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