Having attended the University of East Anglia in Norwich and trained with the firm, Stuart qualified into Birketts' property department in September 2001.
Stuart is ranked by Chambers [UK 2020]. In this edition clients say he is "incredibly diligent, extremely thorough and always gives good commercial advice". In the previous edition sources remark that he is "highly diligent, industrious and effective".
Stuart is recommended and named in the elite 'Leading Lawyers' list of lawyers nationwide by Legal 500 [UK 2020].