Simon Cragg

Strategic and Legal Consultant

Simon joined MJ Hudson as a strategic and legal consultant in February 2020.  Simon is a dual-qualified corporate lawyer, admitted in New York and England and Wales, advising the firm’s executive management on key strategic, legal and operational issues.


Prior to joining MJ Hudson, Simon worked in the corporate and securities departments of Arnold & Porter in London and New York and Tite & Lewis (Ernst & Young’s UK legal arm) in London; he trained as a solicitor at SJ Berwin, London.  Simon has also traded financial futures on his own account and developed and managed real estate in the US and the UK.


  • The College of Law, London – Post-Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • University of Sussex – LL.B, Law
  • Solicitor (England and Wales)
  • Attorney (New York)


Simon is an avid motocross fan and former competitor who now tries to ride his dirt bike for fun and not get too carried away.  He is a keen skier and snowboarder and occasionally butchers songs on his guitar, much to the pleasure of his wife, young son and dog.