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Gowling WLG
4 MORE LONDON RIVERSIDE
LONDON
SE1 2AU
England
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Legal Director

Languages

English, Spanish

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: mid-market

(Rising stars)

Verity BarkerGowling WLG

Gowling WLG‘s practice is widely regarded for its expertise in large, multi-jurisdictional cases, as well as in domestic High Court matters. Senior litigation partner in the London team, James Sidwell, specialises in domestic and cross -border disputes in the banking and financial services sectors, together with fraud and asset tracing, contentious trusts and regulatory enforcement work. Other notable litigators are Andrew Smith, who has been active in the automotive, food and drink, pharmaceuticals, telecoms and heavy industry sectors, and commercial disputes specialist Catherine Naylor. Legal director Verity Barker and principal associates Emily Till and Tom Cox are also active practitioners.

London > Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail

Gowling WLG acts for and against large banking institutions in a range of contentious matters, including regulatory, structured finance, restructuring and fraud disputes.  James Sidwell, who has a breadth of experience spanning banking litigation and contentious regulatory matters, leads the team. Recently promoted partner Catherine Naylor and principle associate Verity Barker are other names to note.