Steve Blackmore, Director
Steve has worked in the Company Formation and Company Law industry for over 30 years. Working for Jordans Limited and London Law before joining Graham Stephens in 2009 to establish FirstOrder. Steve specialises in share restructures, purchase and reduction of share capital, plus many more Company Law and secretarial matters. Outside of work Steve is involved with local Bristol theatre as a Director and actor and is a Director of Tworx Productions Ltd, an investing production company investing in Broadway Shows.
Graham Stephens, Director
Graham has been involved in Company Law for over 35 years. During that time the changes to Company Law and associated FirstOrder developments have revolutionised the industry. Together with Steve Blackmore, Graham has ensured that FirstOrder has remained at the forefront of Company Secretarial services providing a wide range of solutions for their clients along with Corporate Law needs via the parent company First Corporate Law Services Ltd. Graham specialises in Company Restorations, Trade Marks and Offshore companies however he is more than happy to offer advice on any service the Company provides. Away from work Graham’s hobbies are his wife, dog and workshop but not necessarily in that order.
Paul Dunn, Sales Director
Paul has vast experience and knowledge in Company Formations and Secretarial services, previously working for Jordans for over 10 years before joining the company in 2011. Paul has established an excellent working relationship with FirstOrder clients providing tutorials and ongoing support. This has made the FirstOrder secretarial system one of the market leaders. In his spare time, he is a keen golfer and follower of his favourite football team Bristol City.
Lloyd Gibbs, Cardiff Office Manager
Joined the team in 2005 and is the Cardiff office manager. In addition to his Lloyd provides advice on company formations, company searches and account queries.
Adrian Smart, Sales & Project Manager
Our newest recruit. Adrian joins us having spent over 18 years within the corporate sector, specialising in IT Project Management & Business Analysis, particularly web based Company Formation websites and Secretarial software to ensure they were kept fully in line with Company legislation.
Emma Smart, Corporate Law Assistant
Emma joined the team in 2015 to expand our growing Company Law Business and is based in the Bristol office. Emma provides technical and administrative support in this very busy department.
Sarah Burke, Company Formation Adviser
Joined the team in 2002. Sarah is a Company Law Adviser based in Cardiff. Together with her colleagues she deals with the processing of orders in our Company Formation section from lodging the Company to its despatch to clients. She provides help and advice on any aspect of company formations.
Samantha Owen, Company Formation Adviser
Samantha joined the team in 2014. Sam is also a Company Law Adviser based in Cardiff and deals in the processing of orders in the Company Formation section. Sam provides advice and assistance on any aspect of company formations.