Neil Barnicoat

General Counsel

KPMG in the UK

Neil Barnicoat is the firm’s General Counsel. His team provides strategic and technical advice to the Board, the Executive Committee and the Partners on matters relating to governance, regulation, litigation, deals and contracts. Prior to joining KPMG, he was an M&A and Private Equity lawyer in private practice. He specialised in the Energy and Life Sciences sectors.

Neil grew up in Canada and has worked in private practice in the UK and Abu Dhabi. He joined KLegal in 2001 and KPMG in 2004.