Ms Lydia Danon > Cooke, Young & Keidan LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Cooke, Young & Keidan LLP
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution; Litigation; Banking Litigation; Fraud: Civil; Partnership; International Arbitration


Partner at CYK


Trainee Solicitor and Solicitor at IBB Solicitors (2005 to 2009); joined Cooke, Young & Keidan in 2009 as an Associate, then Senior Associate and made Partner in 2017.


Law Society of England and Wales; London Solicitor Litigation Association; International Bar Association; Commercial Fraud Lawyers Association and the Association of Partnership Practitioners.  

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium

(Next Generation Partners)

Lydia DanonCooke, Young & Keidan LLP

Praised for its ‘highly innovative thinking‘, litigation boutique Cooke, Young & Keidan LLP is particularly popular among high net worth individuals, SMEs,  as well as, increasingly, corporates and investment companies. ‘Brilliant strategic thinkerPhilip Young is a key contact for claims requiring urgent injunctive relief while Sinead O’Callaghan and the ‘gutsy and straight-talkingLydia Danon have broad practices. Stephen Elam has a specialism in financial services and regulatory disputes. It continues to build its technology practice, particularly in fintech and venture capital-related disputes. Arish Bharucha joined Howard Kennedy LLP.

London > Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail

Praised for its ‘highly innovative thinking‘, litigation boutique Cooke, Young & Keidan LLP is a popular choice for claimants against banks and other financial institutions and counts fintech disputes among its areas of growth. The ‘brilliant strategic thinkerPhilip Young, the ‘simply brilliantSinead O’Callaghan and Lydia Danon have broad litigation experience. ‘Great strategistStephen Elam is particularly strong for claims involving complex financial products while Daniel Burbeary excels in cross-border disputes involving China, Russia and the CIS region. ‘Emerging starSam Roberts and Rosie Wild are among the associates to note.