Stephen Gillespie is General Counsel of LetterOne with responsibility for all legal, risk and compliance matters across the group.
Born and educated in Northern Ireland, he read law at Trinity College, University of Oxford, and completed his legal education at The College of Law in Guildford. He was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales in 1987 and to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland in 2017.
Stephen's work at LetterOne encompasses a wide range of legal and business issues including the management of high stakes, high profile, multi-jurisdictional litigation and investigations matters, big ticket M&A transactions and investments, the design and oversight of compensation and incentives structures, HR and employment-related issues, all group compliance and risk issues, reputational management, corporate governance, and counsel to senior management, the Board and shareholders.
He had a distinguished career as a solicitor and partner in private practice before joining LetterOne in January 2018.