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Guy Wheatcroft


Managing Director

Guy is the Managing Director of Horizon Law. Guy graduated with an Honours Degree in Law from Southampton University, and qualified as a solicitor in 1980. His passion for property and law, at the highest level, led him to develop his legal practice with a major City of London law firm. There he became a Partner, advising public bodies and public utility providers, national house builders and property developers [and individuals] on all their real estate requirements.
Prior to taking over at Horizon Law, Guy, together with his wife Jane, ran their own property development business, undertaking a number of schemes in North London and Hertfordshire. This direct involvement in buying, selling and developing their own properties undoubtedly gives Guy the edge in understanding the differing pressures that his clients face. Guy is keen to make available to a wide range of clients the skills, knowledge and expertise he has gained over more than 30 years.

In 2012, Guy became Managing Director where he is fulfilling his ambition of creating and managing a modern niche law firm delivering exceptional client care in the areas of Property and Private Client law.

He leads by example and continues to run a case load, advising clients on their transactions whether that is purchasing, selling or leasing commercial property. Guy also deals with residential transactions, specialising in high value properties. Guy, and the team at Horizon Law, takes pride in offering a bespoke service to all clients on a one to one basis, with the efficiency and continuity of clients receiving that personal service.

Living and working in the Barnet and Hadley Wood area leads to Guy developing close links with the local community. He has recently been appointed a trustee to the Barnet Museum, where he has provided pro-bono legal advice in connection with securing the Museum’s long-term future at the heart of the community.



Steve is a Solicitor/Director of the firm having qualified in 2001, with Kennard Wells Solicitors. Prior to qualifying as a solicitor, Steve co-founded a lettings agency, building up a property management portfolio.

Steve majors on acting for portfolio clients as well as high net worth, uncontentious freehold and leasehold enfranchisement. Having previously dealt with Landlord and Tenant matters under the Housing Act, Steve is well equipped to advise clients in non-contentious matters. He acts for a wide range of individual clients, all of whom have specific requirements.

The approach adopted by Steve is to offer all clients a bespoke service on a one to one basis, meeting the demands of his international client bases, as well as domestic clients. His client care is exceptional and he is instrumental in the running of the firm alongside Guy Wheatcroft. As a Director, Steve has overall responsibility for the ICT within the firm. Having been born and bred in the local community, Steve understands the needs and maintains his links with the Greek community. Steve is bi-lingual and offers services to Greek speaking clients.

His commitment to the local community is borne out of qualifying as an FA Football Coach and he manages a grass roots team, dedicating his weekends to coaching and managing.

Leyla Mehrubeoglu


Private Client Solicitor

Leyla is a specialist Private Client solicitor who joined the firm in 2018. As a Solicitor working in the Wills and Probate Department Leyla helps clients with critical aspects of their personal lives, particularly protecting their financial assets. She drafts and amend Wills,provides advise on the mitigation of Inheritance Tax. She administer estates of all sizes and also deals with the preparation and registration of Powers of Attorney and applications to the Court of Protection.

Leyla graduated from a London University with a Business Studies Degree which has led her to work at large multi-international companies where she gained excellent commercial acumen. In 2005 she changed her career to law and went onto complete her Graduate Diploma in Law and her Legal Practice Course with Commendation and has worked at various Central London and Hertfordshire solicitor firms.

Leyla is passionate about her specialism and she has been told by clients that she has a very approachable and empathetic manner. She feels that assisting Clients at the most vulnerable times in their lives is why she chose to become a solicitor. Leyla is professional and yet caring which are vital traits required to work in her field. She prides herself on providing advice in a straight forward and friendly manner in what are usually sensitive circumstances for her clients. Her advice is tailored very much to their individual circumstances and needs.

Leyla prides herself on giving her clients an excellent service, she believes in working together with a client as a team effectively in order to achieve their objectives and desired outcome. Leyla is also bi-lingual and can communicate with clients in Turkish. When not at work, you may be able to spot Leyla locally chauffeuring around her two young sons, travelling, in the cinema or eating in authentic restaurants.



Conveyancing Assistants

Sue left school and trained to be a legal secretary when she was offered a position with Decherts LLP in 1988.
Over the years, Sue has gained a vast amount of experience as a PA in commercial and residential property and private client. In 2002, she joined Reading Harris Yalden (RHY Law) and has remained with the firm through its transition to Horizon Law.

Maria Nicola


Conveyancing Assistants

Maria joined the firm in 2013, having previously been an executive assistant in the recruitment industry. She works primarily alongside Steve Zavros on his portfolio clients and residential property clients. Maria is an enthusiastic and pro-active member of the firm who, in addition to the above, undertakes a number of firm administration and facility management.


Conveyancing Assistants

Nina is our newest team member and joins after having spent over 25 years in the legal sector.   On completing two years of an LLB at Middlesex University, she went on to work in Central London law firms.  After a break from work to have two children and raising her family, she then rejoined the work force in the real estate sector assisting firms at partner level and specialising in residential work.

Nina is experienced in all aspects of property transactions and is keen to ensure that clients receive the best possible service.  In her spare time Nina loves to entertain, spend time with family, attempts to keep pace with her book club and whenever the opportunity arises, she plays tennis, enjoys hot yoga, the theatre and all things cultural.