Lucy Pert > Hausfeld & Co LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Hausfeld & Co LLP

Work Department

Commercial & Financial Services Disputes


Partner, London


Lucy Pert offers nearly 20 years of commercial dispute resolution experience gained in the world’s leading litigation practices. Her practice covers Financial Services, Contentious Restructuring, Insolvency and Shareholder Disputes.

Lucy has considerable experience of managing international cross-border litigation, working frequently in all English courts, including the appeal courts. She has also conducted a number of commercial arbitrations under the LCIA, ICC and ad hoc rules.

Previously, Director of Litigation Funding for a leading third-party litigation funder, she is well placed to advise clients on litigation funding matters, including strategies for understanding and securing third party funding.

Lucy’s clients include high net worth individuals, hedge funds, private equity houses and insolvency practitioners, often acting adverse to large financial institutions. Lucy currently represents several local authorities in a large claim against a leading bank, represents a client in the automotive industry in a complex cross-border dispute and works on a number of shareholder actions.

Lucy is qualified in England and Wales and admitted to the bar in New York.

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Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail

Hausfeld & Co LLP‘s commercial disputes practice acts for claimants in ‘complex contentious banking and investment matters with pragmatism and expertise‘. The ‘absolutely brilliantLianne Craig leads the team which includes managing partner Anthony MatonJohn McElroy, ‘brilliant partnerLucy Pert and Ned Beale, who recently joined from Trowers & Hamlins LLP. With previous experience working in the financial services sector, senior associate Simon Bishop is ‘a real asset to claimants when litigating against banks‘.

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium

Hausfeld & Co LLP‘s ‘nimble and effective‘ commercial litigation team is a popular choice for claimant-side representation and is experienced in providing flexible fee, third-party funding and insurance arrangements. The ‘exceptionally impressive‘ practice head Lianne Craig (‘a real star of the commercial litigation sphere‘) is popular with Spanish clients. Other key lawyers include John McElroy (who is noted for his ‘excellent litigation strategy instincts‘), Lucy Pert and Ned Beale, who recently joined from Trowers & Hamlins LLP and has particular expertise in the aviation and media sectors. Counsel Faye Moore  recently joined the team from Pinsent Masons LLP.