The Team

The 7 Directors of the firm are fully qualified in their respective disciplines, with an average of over fifteen years membership with their respective Institutes you can be assured that they will apply invaluable experience to your business affairs.

The Directors, who each work with a varied client portfolio, are featured below:

   graham-purvis_2 Graham Purvis – Managing Director
Graham, a law graduate, has worked in the specialist area of tax since 1989. He is a fully qualified Chartered Tax Adviser with a breadth of expertise in both business and personal tax. His focus is on sound tax planning advice for the firm’s clients.Email: gpurvis@robson-laidler.co.uk
eddie-constable Eddie Constable – Director
Eddie works closely with a broad range of clients at director level to provide advice on business improvement strategies and corporate finance gleaned from over 20 years’ experience in the accountancy profession.Email: econstable@robson-laidler.co.uk
  peter-charles Peter Charles – Director
Peter joined Robson Laidler straight from university in 1988 and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1992. He is joint head of the firm’s Corporate Accounts Department which deals with all of the limited company audit and accounts work and is the firm’s specialist on Financial Services Authority (FSA) registered clients.Email: pcharles@robson-laidler.co.uk
 michael-moran_2 Michael Moran – Director
Michael joined Robson Laidler in 1997 after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in Teesside. He is a member of the UK200 Charities Group and specialises in advising charities on a wide range of reporting and tax issues. He also specialises in Pension Scheme reporting.Email:mmoran@robson-laidler.co.uk
martin-wardle_2 Martin Wardle – Director
Martin has worked in the specialist area of tax since 1993. He is a fully qualified Chartered Tax Adviser with a breadth of expertise in both business and personal tax. As well as focusing on sound tax planning advice for the firm’s clients he is also a regular speaker for various landlord groups.Email: mwardle@robson-laidler.co.uk
amy-park Amy Park – Director
Having graduated from university in 2006 Amy started her ACA training programme at Robson Laidler and I 2009 completed her final exam and qualified with the ICAEW. She was made a director in 2016.Amy specialises in sole traders, partnerships, limited companies and PLCs across numerous trade activities with specialisms in the healthcare and legal sector.Email: apark@robson-laidler.co.uk
amy-park Michael Smith – Director
Michael began his accounting life as an 18-year-old apprentice at Straughans Accountants in Durham and joined Robson Laidler in March 2011. He looks after a portfolio of owner-managed businesses including a number of healthcare firms and individuals. Michael is a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant and has worked in practice for over 15 years.

Email: msmith@robson-laidler.co.uk