House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 12 July 2021

Cox, Sir Geoffrey (Torridge and West Devon)

Cox, Sir Geoffrey (Torridge and West Devon)

1. Employment and earnings

Practice at the Bar of England and Wales. All earnings in this capacity were received subject to a deduction of 13.5% for the costs of my chambers.

24 June 2020, received £1,000 plus VAT from Messrs Janes, Cording House, 34/35 St James's Street, London SW1A 1HD, for legal services provided in June 2018. Hours: 2 hrs approx. (Registered 08 July 2020)

Payments from the Khan Partnership Solicitors, 48-49 Russell Square, London WC1B 4JP:

31 July 2020, received £9,000 plus VAT for legal services provided in June 2020. Hours: 10 hrs approx. (Registered 18 August 2020)

21 October 2020, received £22,500 for legal services provided in August 2020. Hours: 27 hrs approx. (Registered 13 November 2020)

30 November 2020, received £9,750 for legal services provided in October 2020. Hours: 12 approx. (Registered 18 December 2020)

21 December 2020, received £8,000 plus VAT for legal services provided between 12 November and 4 December 2020. Hours: 12 hrs approx. (Registered 06 January 2021)

26 February 2021, received £8,875 (no VAT) for legal services provided in November 2020. Hours: 10 hrs approx. (Registered 18 March 2021)

15 April 2021, received £7,312.50 (no VAT) for legal services provided in February 2021. Hours: 8 approx. (Registered 10 May 2021)

23 April 2021, received £24,000 plus VAT for legal services provided in April 2021. Hours: 24 hrs approx. (Registered 10 May 2021)

31 May 2021, received £4,800 plus VAT for legal services provided in March 2021. Hours: 5 hrs approx. (Registered 07 June 2021)

From 28 September 2020 until further notice, Consultant Global Counsel (international legal services) to Withers LLP, 20 Old Bailey, London EC4M 7AN. I will receive £468,000 plus VAT annually, to be paid quarterly, in return for an expected commitment of up to 48 hours a month. (Registered 19 October 2020)

Additional payments from Withers LLP, 20 Old Bailey, London EC4M 7LN:

15 April 2021, received £52,535.84 (no VAT) for legal services provided between 25 January 2021 and 28 February 2021. Hours: 60 hrs approx. (Registered 10 May 2021)

20 May 2021, received £45,354.48 (no VAT) for legal services provided between 28 February 2021 and 26 March 2021. Hours: 55 hrs approx. (Registered 07 June 2021)

4 June 2021, received £72,569.39 (no VAT) for legal services provided between 26 March 2021 and 29 April 2021. Hours: 89 hrs approx. (Registered 21 June 2021)

Payments from Fidlaw, 3rd Floor Portman House, 2 Portman Street, London W1H 6DU:

4 June 2021, received £8,333 (plus VAT) for legal services provided in June 2021. Hours: 8 hrs approx. (Registered 21 June 2021)

8 June 2021, received £6,666.67 (plus VAT) for legal services provided in June 2021. Hours: 6 hrs approx. (Registered 21 June 2021)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Joint ownership of farmland in West Devon: (i) and (ii). (Updated 18 January 2019)

From November 2017, joint ownership of a residential property in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 15 January 2019; updated 04 April 2019)

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

Thomas More International Ltd; international law firm. (Registered 05 June 2015)

Thomas More Property Holdings Ltd; property holding company. (Registered 05 June 2015)

 

Prepared 14th July 2021