The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

1 WOOD STREET, CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 7WS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7919 4500
Fax:
Fax 020 7919 4919
DX:
154280 CHEAPSIDE 8
Email:
Web:
https://www.eversheds-sutherland.com

Richard Prowse

Tel:
Work +44 20 7919 0868
Email:
Eversheds Sutherland

Work Department

Richard's work includes both EU and UK competition law and his specialisms include merger clearances, joint ventures and strategic alliances, agency and distribution, and restrictive trade practices. He advises widely on compliance programmes and has particular knowledge of the automotive and airport sectors. He heads the competition team in Birmingham.

Brexit

The impact of Brexit will not be the same for all businesses. Our Brexit lawyers are working with a number of clients to help them with Brexit planning. We are helping them take steps to put themselves in the best possible position. For some clients, we have analysed the implications of Brexit on their business based on the different potential models of Brexit. We would be happy to discuss the potential implications of Brexit for your business too.

Contact Richard for more information on how Brexit may affect your business.

View our Brexit hub for our full range of Brexit resources.

Contractual risk analysis and Brexit proofing - Guiding businesses through Brexit

The UK’s momentous vote to leave the EU marks the dawn of an unprecedented period of uncertainty for business. Whilst the precise nature of the UK’s future relationship with the EU and the impact this will have on business and trading arrangements is currently unknown, it is generally agreed that there are five models for the future UK/EU trade structure post Brexit. The impact each of these models would have on business differs significantly.

Other

Efficiency in contract delivery - Eversheds Enhance Richard has recently contributed to Eversheds Enhance, a guide to efficient contract delivery. Please view, share or download the guide here.

 


Richard has recently contributed to new commercial law videos on how our commercial legal team can help you.
View the videos below

Commercial Contracts: Why work with Eversheds?

Commercial contracts, our experience

Outsourcing: How can we help you?

 

 

Richard has contributed to the 'International Business Acquisitions Handbook'.

The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law Firms

 

Visit our Brexit Legal Advice Hub for in-house lawyers

Position

Partner


London: Corporate and commercial

Commercial contracts

Within: Commercial contracts

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP handles a wide range of cross-border outsourcing transactions, including those connected with logistics, human resources, IT and BPO. Recent highlights included acting for Transport for Greater Manchester on the procurement and outsourcing of an operational and maintenance contractor for the Manchester Metrolink, and separately, assisting Severn Trent Water with a facilities management outsourcing project. In addition to undertaking outsourcing matters, the firm also provides advice on a broad spectrum of other commercial contracts, such as supply chain agreements, strategic alliances and joint ventures. Simon Gamlin, who leads the international outsourcing practice, has particular sector expertise in the financial services industry. Richard Prowse is the national head of the commercial contracts team. Other names to note are Charlotte Walker-Osborn, Craig Rogers, Agnes Koko and Alison Brearey. Nick Stubbs joined from Ward Hadaway, while Gayle McFarlane is a recent hire from Cordery.

[back to top]

London: Transport

Aviation

Within: Aviation

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP provides an ‘excellent service’ covering regulatory, commercial, competition, employment and dispute resolution matters. It is advising Hermes Airports on EU law matters, and provides employment advice to Heathrow Airport. IATA, Birmingham Airport, Manchester Airports Group, Vantage Airports Group and Aero Professional are also clients. The team is led by Richard Prowse in Birmingham, Simon Masters in Manchester and Cardiff-based Tom Bray, who ‘really goes the extra mile and is very responsive’.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in London

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to
  • The legal difference between a consultant and an employee according to Nicaraguan Law

    Knowing the legal difference between a consultant and an employee is important for a company that needs to hire someone in Nicaragua or for a person interested in rendering services for a company or another person, due to the fact that the nature of the contractual relationship will determine many factors that both parties must be aware of before executing the contracting modality that will govern the relationship between them - the nature of the contractual relationship impacts on the employment benefits, tax implications and liabilities that the parties must comply with according to the law.  labor_law_in_nicaragua
  • Single director - shareholder Companies according to the Nicaraguan legal system

    What is a Single Shareholder and Director legal entity?
  • Business in Nicaragua- The Most Important Changes in the Recent Tax Reform

    In recent years, the country ́s the government has been committed to improving Taxation in Nicaragua and attempting to follow the legislative model used by some of the other countries in the region. Starting January 1st, 2013, a new tax law (Law No. 822, Tax Concertation Law) came into force in and completely changed the taxation system in Nicaragua. Two years later a new law was issued by the National Assembly containing more than 80 amendments, additions and repeals (Law No 891) which came into force December 18th, 2014.