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Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

TOWER 42, 25 OLD BROAD STREET, LONDON, EC2N 1HQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7448 1000
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Web:
www.sandw.com

London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation
Commercial litigation - ranked: tier 8

Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP 'provides excellent service levels in terms of turnaround times and input'. The disputes practice advises on banking, finance and insurance disputes; and Marian Boyle is 'very knowledgeable, approachable, commercially aware and responsive'.

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London: Finance

Trade finance
Trade finance - ranked: tier 1

Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP¬†is 'excellent on all counts; the fees are reasonable and the advice and the attention from the team is excellent'. The firm has an exclusive focus on¬†trade and export finance and is accordingly involved in some of the market's largest transactions.¬†Geoffrey Wynne¬†(whose 'hard-earned reputation as one of the leading trade finance lawyers in the market speaks for itself') acted with senior associate¬†Hannah Fearn¬†to provide regulatory advice to the International Trade and Forfaiting Association in regard to¬†trade finance transactions within the European Union.¬†Simon Cook¬†¬†'stands out for a robust and practical approach that is credible with both external clients and the banks' internal commercial teams'; he advised arranger Africa Trade Finance on a $160m club trade finance facility for¬†Nigeria‚Äôs United Bank for Africa.¬†Mark Norris¬†, who¬†sits on the British Bankers‚Äô Association‚Äôs export finance and trade committee and chairs its documentation working group, provides 'proactive and user-friendly advice'. His highlights included acting for¬†Banco Santander and Deutsche Bank on a ‚ā¨73m¬†UKEF guaranteed financing for The Republic of Ghana for the development of Kumasi Airport.

Leading individuals

Geoffrey Wynne - Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

Mark Norris - Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

Simon Cook - Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

Next generation lawyers

Hannah Fearn - Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

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