Quentin Golder


"Excellent corporate lawyer Quentin Golder... is helpful, thorough and able to support clients in complex matters involving many different jurisdictions."

Legal 500 [UK 2017]


Quentin joined Birketts in 2012 and is a Partner in our Corporate Finance Team.

He specialises in corporate and commercial work, including sales and acquisitions, company formation and restructuring, joint ventures, venture capital and business angel financing, share options, licensing and outsourcing agreements. Quentin has considerable experience working for technology sector clients. He has assisted numerous clients on their journey from formation, through angel and VC funding, commercial development and on to exit.

Quentin is based in our Cambridge office.

Other Information

Quentin is dual qualified, in New Zealand and England, and previously worked for one of New Zealand's largest law firms. He holds a BA, LLB, LLM (Hons) all from Victoria University, Wellington, NZ and a Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice from the University of Bristol. He qualified as a Solicitor in England in March 1999.

He is listed as a Leading Individual by Legal 500 [UK 2019] for his corporate and commercial, IT and telecommunications and intellectual property work.

Quentin is ranked by Chambers [UK 2019]. Sources say; "I've always found him to be a strong lawyer and pragmatic." "He has a good relationship with clients and he's good at delivering commercial advice".