Press Release

IFLR1000 2023 Recognizes Morgan Lewis as Leading UK Financial and Corporate Law Firm


LONDON, September 20, 2023: Morgan Lewis has earned 12 practice rankings and 12 individual lawyer recognitions in the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2023 United Kingdom guide. Lawyers were given the distinctions of Highly Regarded and Notable Practitioner across corporate practice areas, with partner Ayesha Waheed also named in the Women Leaders category.

The annual guide ranks leading corporate law firms and lawyers in the United Kingdom based on client and peer feedback and transactional work in the fields of banking and finance, restructuring and insolvency, capital markets, corporate mergers and acquisitions and private equity, project development, and real estate.

This success in the United Kingdom follows Morgan Lewis’s recent recognitions in the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2023 Americas guide, where it received rankings for 28 practices and 73 lawyers across the United States, and the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2023 Asia-Pacific guide, which ranked 13 Morgan Lewis practices and 11 firm lawyers across the Asia-Pacific region.


Banking and Finance: Bank Lending: Borrower Side
Banking and Finance: Bank Lending: Lender Side
Banking and Finance: Project Finance
Capital Markets: Equity
Capital Markets: Structured Finance and Securitisation
Corporate and M&A: M&A
Financial Services Regulatory: Non-Contentious
Private Equity
Private Equity Funds
Project Development: Energy
Real Estate Funds
Restructuring and Insolvency


Carter Brod: Highly Regarded
Tim Corbett: Notable Practitioner
Paul Denham: Notable Practitioner
Mark Geday: Notable Practitioner
Bruce Johnston: Highly Regarded
Theresa Kradjian: Highly Regarded
Rob Mailer: Highly Regarded
Nicholas Moore: Highly Regarded
Chris Warren-Smith: Highly Regarded
Ayesha Waheed: Highly Regarded; Women Leaders
Tomasz Wozniak: Notable Practitioner
Iain Wright: Notable Practitioner