Sam Lyon is Head of our Corporate and Commercial team.
Sam graduated from Newcastle University with a degree in Law and Accounting. He also has a Masters degree in Leadership and Management.
Previously a corporate partner at Burnetts and Head of Legal at Cumberland Building Society, where he was a member of the Cumberland executive team with responsibility for customer service operations. In addition to his extensive legal experience, Sam’s career has also seen him hold responsibility for delivery of strategic change projects and serve as a director of various companies, both commercial and not-for-profit. Sam’s aim is to deliver exceptional legal solutions and service to our clients, utilising his first-hand experience of the challenges and commercial realities businesses face.
Away from work, Sam coaches his twin boys’ football team in the Carlisle youth league. He himself enjoys playing 5-a-side football, along with running, cycling and walking the family dog.