Theo Pangraz is a senior Commercial & Corporate Counsel with more than 22 years experience, practising as Counsel, Advocate, Advisor and Mediator in England & Germany.
Advocacy, litigation, advisory, drafting and mediation work undertaken in the following areas:
Personal Website: www.theopangraz.com
With more than 22 years’ legal experience, Theo worked in-house (as General Counsel, Head of Legal and Insurance, and Managing Director) in an international oil and chemical company for 15 years.
This gave him a deep understanding and thorough knowledge of the mechanics of business, commercial negotiations and contractual details. He worked hands-on on many international projects in EMEA, South America and Asia with long-term assignments in India, Singapore, China and Indonesia.
He is a team player who enjoys working with lay and professional clients to identify and resolve problems in a way that is best suited to the client's needs.
He is able to communicate complex issues and concepts in a fluent straightforward manner.
"It was a pleasure to work with you all last week. Thank you for all your time and effort. Our respective clients’ case could not have been presented in any better way" Ronnie Ilan - SurjjLegal.
"I have instructed Theo on a number of occasions and every time his preparation has been extremely thorough. His attention to detail and enthusiasm to the matter in hand is excellent. Each client who has been represented by Theo has had nothing but positive comments to make. I certainly have no hesitations in recommending Theo" . Kris Minks - Keith Jones Partnership
"Thank you for doing an excellent job. We achieved an excellent result and I was again impressed with your calm and assured manner in court. Thanks again." Peter Smith - Legal Team Credit Operations E.ON Energy Solutions Ltd Legal Team.
"Brilliant result, many thanks". Nicola Firn - Minster Law.
"Theo is an impressive barrister. His appreciation of English and German law proved invaluable on a recent case that we worked together on. I would have no hesitation working with Theo again or recommending him to others". Gareth Jones - Jeffrey Green Russell
Universities of Saarbrücken, Tϋbingen and Exeter, Middle Temple, Rechtsanwalt, Hamburg
Memberships: Civil Mediation Council, German British Chamber of Commerce
Outside the office
Theo is married with two daughters. He is also Clerk to the Governors of Wellington School and lectures in commercial law at the University of Exeter. In his spare time he likes to go to the gym, swimming and walking in the countryside. Theo completed the Brighton Marathon 2012 for the charity 'Arms Around The Child'.