Press Release

The Legal 500 UK 2020 Recognizes Morgan Lewis Practices and Lawyers

September 27, 2019

Morgan Lewis has earned 17 practice rankings and 34 individual lawyer recommendations in the London section of the newly released 2020 edition of The Legal 500 UK. The firm received three new practice rankings and seven partners were named Leading Individuals, the most prestigious designation awarded to individuals by the directory.

NEW PRACTICE RANKINGS FOR 2020

Corporate and Commercial

  • Financial Services: Contentious

Risk Advisory

  • Regulatory Investigations and Corporate Crime

Dispute Resolution

  • Competition Litigation

ADDITIONAL PRACTICE RANKINGS

Corporate and Commercial

  • Corporate Tax
  • EU and Competition
  • M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m

Dispute Resolution

  • Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail
  • Commercial Litigation
  • International Arbitration

Finance

  • Asset Based Lending
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Emerging Markets
  • Structured Products and Securitization

Human Resources

  • Employment: Employers
  • Immigration: Business

Project, Energy and Natural Resources

  • Oil and Gas

TMT (Technology, Media and Telecoms)

  • Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology

LEADING INDIVIDUALS

  • Carter Brod: Finance: Debt Capital Markets; Finance: Emerging Markets
  • Matthew Duncan: Finance: Structured Products and Securitization
  • Nicholas Hobson: Human Resources: Immigration: Business
  • Paul Matthews: Finance: Structured Products and Securitization
  • Georgia Quenby: Finance: Asset-Based Lending
  • Peter Sharp: Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation
  • Chris Warren-Smith: Dispute Resolution: Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail

RECOMMENDED LAWYERS

  • Lisa Cargill: Finance: Structured Products and Securitization
  • Tom Cartwright: Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m; TMT (Technology, Media and Telecoms): Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Joanna  Christoforou: Corporate and Commercial: EU and Competition; Dispute Resolution: Competition Litigation
  • Timothy Corbett : Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m; TMT (Technology, Media and Telecoms): Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Paul Denham: Finance: Emerging Markets
  • Mark Geday: Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m
  • Nicholas Greenwood: Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation; Dispute Resolution:  International Arbitration
  • Kate Habershon: Corporate and Commercial: Corporate Tax
  • Lee Harding: Human Resources: Employment: Employers
  • Meryem Hassan: Finance: Asset-Based Lending
  • Matthew Howse: Human Resources: Employment: Employers
  • Bruce Johnston: Finance: Debt Capital Markets; Finance: Emerging Markets; Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil and Gas
  • Theresa Kradjian: Finance: Structured Products and Securitization
  • Paul Mesquitta: Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation
  • Nicholas Moore: Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m
  • Frances Murphy: Corporate and Commercial: EU and Competition; Dispute Resolution: Competition Litigation; TMT (Technology, Media and Telecoms): Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Paul Ranson: TMT (Technology, Media And Telecoms): Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Melanie Ryan: Corporate and Commercial: Financial Services: Contentious; Dispute Resolution: Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail; Risk Advisory: Regulatory Investigations and Corporate Crime
  • Omar Shah: Corporate and Commercial: EU and Competition; Dispute Resolution: Competition Litigation
  • Peter Sharp: Dispute Resolution: Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail; Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
  • Louise Skinner: Human Resources: Employment: Employers
  • Victoria Thompson: Finance: Asset-Based Lending
  • David Waldron: Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation; Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
  • Stephen Walters: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil and Gas
  • Chris Warren-Smith: Corporate and Commercial: Financial Services: Contentious; Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration; Risk Advisory: Regulatory Investigations and Corporate Crime
  • Pulina Whitaker: Human Resources: Employment: Employers
  • Tomasz Wozniak: Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m