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Squire Patton Boggs

RUTLAND HOUSE, 148 EDMUND STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B3 2JR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 222 3000
Fax:
Fax 0121 222 3001
DX:
708610 BIRMINGHAM 17
Web:
www.squirepattonboggs.com

Simon Garbett

Tel:
Work +44 121 222 3390
Email:
Squire Patton Boggs

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner


West Midlands: Dispute resolution

Banking litigation

Within: Banking litigation

Squire Patton Boggs’ team handles a range of heavyweight financial services regulation work. Garon Anthony handles cross-border regulatory investigations, often concerning English law-based “free zones” outside the UK, as well as domestic mis-sellling cases and insurance disputes. Simon Garbett, whose work crosses over with matters such as pensions, is also another key partner. Senior associate Ian Skinner joined from Dentons’ Milton Keynes office. The firm is a member of the Financial Conduct Authority’s “skilled person” panel for financial crime matters. Brooks Macdonald Financial Consulting is a client, as is Amana Capital Group.

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Commercial litigation: Birmingham

Within: Commercial litigation: Birmingham

Squire Patton Boggs fields a ‘capable team that always resolves disputes to clients’ satisfaction’. Key figures include Simon Garbett, who handles shareholder disputes, M&A-related litigation, cross-border contractual disputes and disputes involving the Hague Convention; and the ‘very pragmatic and clear-thinking’ Garon Anthony, who also leads heavyweight disputes work, is ‘very supportive of clients’ businesses and understands the complexities of their companies – he is very capable and quick to respond’. Senior associate Ian Skinner, who joined from Dentons in Milton Keynes, is another key contact. Clients include GSH Group and Dalata Hotel Group. Associate Ben Tompkins is now at Higgs & Sons.

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