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Hazel Walker

Director & Group Chief Executive Officer


Hazel Walker became Chief Executive Officer of Glenville Walker and Partners in 2016.

She leads the firm’s ambition to provide specialist business law advice to clients in a dynamic and effective way, uniting high growth owner-managed businesses with commercially savvy straight-talking lawyers.

Hazel is responsible for developing the firm’s strategic approach identifying Glenville Walker and Partners as the law firm creating the solutions for your business whether that be for corporate, commercial, intellectual property, litigation, or commercial property advice.

Her role as a non-legal manager of a complexed and highly regulated law firm has evolved since the firm began and so she has developed additional skills in all areas of practice management and legal compliance as the firm’s financial compliance officer.

Hazel is passionate about the firms well established culture, from the collaborative, fun and supportive environment for all employees through to our long-standing loyal relationships with clients.

Hazel is a senior member of the management board with over 16 years of extensive professional experience in operational and business management as well as overarching digital marketing strategy.

Hazel has held a number of executive management roles in both the professional sector and maritime, logistics and energy sector across the Northwest since 2006, working for well know business lobbying agencies in Liverpool, Preston and the Wirral, demonstrating a track record of multidisciplinary strategic management and technical knowledge relevant for the legal industry.


“I have worked with Denise on numerous projects over many years and always appreciated and enjoyed her common sense approach and ability to cut through issues to find pragmatic and commercial solutions. Denise delivers this in a down to earth manner, which is an asset and which helps create a strong long term working relationship that I value greatly”

Mark Borzomato, Investment Director


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