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Andrew Hague

Andrew is a partner at our Chester office. He has many years’ experience, specialising in advising family-owned companies and their stakeholders across a broad market sector. Andrew adopts a holistic approach to understanding clients’ needs and enjoys helping them achieve their business and personal goals. Experienced in working with corporate clients and providing business advice, he […]

Laura Pae

Laura is a partner in our Chester office. Having achieved a BA in Accounting and Business she then went on to qualify as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2008. Laura manages a mixed portfolio of clients, across a wide range of business sectors. She has a keen interest in owner-managed businesses, providing support and advice […]

Tim Adcock

Tim is Managing Partner in our Chester Office. He was formerly a tax inspector with the Inland Revenue and has over 20 years of experience in this field. Tim advises on the tax issues relating to both owner managed businesses and high net worth individuals and develops bespoke tax solutions for clients and advises on […]

Alison Buckley

Alison is Managing Partner in our Manchester office and advises on all areas of audit, accounts, taxation and general financial matters across a variety of sectors. She has over 20 years’ experience advising owner managed businesses and developing growth strategies, recognising their special requirements for both tax planning and general financial advice. Alison joined the […]

Mike Buxton

Mike has gained extensive knowledge of audit, accounting and taxation matters during his career. He has a large and diverse portfolio of clients that he assists with their financial and business strategy requirements. Since qualifying in 2005 Mike has focused on larger Limited companies and advising professional practices, gaining a wide knowledge and application of […]

Louise Casey

Having graduated with a degree in Business and Marketing, Louise worked in the marketing department for an international banking company before joining Mitchell Charlesworth in 2012, gaining her ACA qualification and progressing to Head of Audit. Louise also leads our Social Housing team, and works with a variety of owner managed businesses, large corporate entities, […]

Rob Davies

Rob has provided business solutions for owner managed businesses in respect of a multitude of business and taxation issues for over 20 years. He specialises in finance raising and grant funding for businesses and is able to advise on the most appropriate funding available and assist with the administration. He has extensive experience of producing […]

John Davies

John started his career in accountancy in 2001, initially working in industry before moving into practice in 2003. He completed his AAT and ACCA qualifications and became a fellow (FCCA) in 2015. John joined the firm in 2019 and has been an audit and accounts manager in our Widnes office and became a partner in […]

Amy Dolan

Amy joined Mitchell Charlesworth in 2011 and completed the AAT and ACA qualifications, qualifying as a chartered accountant in 2017. She has been a manager within the audit and accounts department based at our Widnes office and became a partner in 2023. Amy specialises in owner management businesses, across a wide range of business sections, […]

Paul Durrance

Paul has over 20 years’ experience and specialises in supporting the healthcare profession alongside managing a varied commercial portfolio, as well as offering advice to new business start ups in developing effective growth strategies. Paul joined the firm in 1993 and became Partner in 2014. He has previously been involved in the Young Enterprise Scheme […]

Philip Griffiths

Philip is our Audit Compliance Partner, he is responsible for the quality of audit work throughout the Practice and has over 30 years’ experience. He specialises in the Charity, Not For Profit and Social Enterprise sectors and a significant element of his client base is in these areas. Philip also heads up our Academies team, […]

Robert Hall

Rob is a partner in our Chester office. He has over 25 years’ experience in dealing with a varied client portfolio of owner managed businesses. He is also a specialist in professional practices and acts for a number of Solicitors practices, Barristers and Barristers Chambers. He also has extensive knowledge of the hotel and leisure […]

Richard Johnson

Richard, Managing Partner in the firm’s Liverpool office, has over 20 years’ experience in acting for a variety of owner managed SME’s and corporate groups. He specialises in delivering services to the hospitality and leisure sector and works closely with the corporate finance team in delivery of services including refinancing, acquisition advice and the preparation […]

Jamielee Johnston

Having graduated with a degree in Maths & Finance from the University of Liverpool, Jamielee then moved to Aberdeen where she trained as a Chartered Accountant with a local firm. Jamielee qualified with The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland (ICAS) in 2012 and has since moved back to the North West; joining Mitchell Charlesworth […]

Alison Lavelle

Alison joined the practice as a graduate trainee in 1990. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant she moved into a practice management role and became a Partner in 2001. Alison is on the practice’s Management Committee where her main areas of responsibility are Human Resources and Marketing. Alison is married to Rob and has two […]

Alex Makinson

Alex has more than twenty years’ experience in audit, accounting, corporate and personal tax planning including profit extraction, business succession planning, corporate restructuring and growth support. He has a keen interest in owner-managed businesses and advises organisations across a variety of sectors, ranging from professional and medical services right through to the manufacturing and transport […]

Adam McGowan

Adam has over 20 years’ experience in practice, and has advised a significant number of SME clients and large corporate groups during this time. Adam has extensive tax and accounting knowledge, and provides business advice to his clients to help them grow and achieve their full potential in addition to providing the necessary audit, accounting […]

Ramon McKenna

Ramon qualified as a certified accountant in 2008, joining Mitchell Charlesworth in March 2016. Ramon was made Associate and then became a partner in 2023. He has over 20 years of experience of working with a wide range of clients, gaining an extensive knowledge of small and medium size companies including group accounts and specialising […]