Janet Keirle

Janet Keirle

Janet Keirle is a Chartered Legal Executive working in the Commercial/Agricultural Property department based in Taunton. Janet joined Everys in 2019 and works alongside Andrew Green. Janet originally trained in residential property but moved to Commercial/Agricultural legal practice over 12 years ago.

Janet specialises in the sale and purchase of agricultural property and land; Landlord and Tenant, including leases for Commercial clients; and the sale and purchase of businesses. She has a pro-active, can-do attitude, and a friendly nature.


Andrew Green

Andrew Green

Andrew Green leads our Company/Commercial team. Having honed his business law skills over many years in London advising public and private companies, he went on to set up his own legal practice in the country.

Andrew has a wealth of experience advising owner-managed businesses and understands the hurdles – not least from running his own business. He is particularly interested in supporting family businesses to survive, grow and hand on to the next generation.

Andrew is also a member of our Farming and Rural Business team. He has many years’ legal experience advising farmers in buying, selling and leasing land, and diversifying into processing, retail and leisure businesses.

Recent Experience


  • Acquiring the assets of a specialist engineering company in the Home Counties.
  • Selling the shares in an estate and lettings agency company to a FTSE quoted company.
  • Advising on and drafting the documentation for a management buy-out in the construction sector.
  • Assisting the shareholders in various family run companies plan for succession .

Farming and Rural:

  • Advising a client on farming partnership issues, the transfer of the farm and succession planning matters.
  • Acting for a farming client in the grant of an option for residential development on part of the farmland.
  • Assisting with the financing and development of a country house hotel and dealing with related easement and restrictive covenant issues.
  • Acting for a client in a management buyout of a business in the brewing and drinks sector.