Henry Stewart > Cooley (UK) LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Cooley (UK) LLP
DASHWOOD
69 OLD BROAD STREET
LONDON
EC2M 1QS
England

Living Wage

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Work Department

Commercial Litigation
International Commercial Arbitration 
Public International Law
Asset Recovery
Life Sciences

Position

Henry Stewart is a partner in the commercial litigation group in London and advises on a wide range of commercial disputes, focusing particularly on contractual issues and asset recovery/anticorruption work. He acts for a variety of clients, from governments and multinational corporations to individuals, in all forms of dispute resolution.

Education

  • College of Law
    LPC, 2006

  • College of Law
    GDL, 2005

  • University of Exeter
    BA, 2003

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation

Cooley (UK) LLP‘s ‘commercial litigation team is second to none in terms of knowing its clients’ business and giving targeted advice‘. The London litigation team’s work is international and frequently multi-jurisdictional, and it covers asset recovery, employment, general commercial disputes, insolvency, insurance and reinsurance, life sciences, product liability, public international law, technology disputes and IP. James Maton heads the UK disputes practice, Laurence Harris  is vice chair of the global litigation department and Rod Freeman is an experienced product litigation lawyer. Also key to the group are Kevin Perry and Mark Deem. Sascha Grimm and Henry Stewart have been promoted to partner.

London > Dispute resolution > International arbitration

Cooley (UK) LLP‘s ‘practice group comprises individuals who work strongly together as a team to produce meaningful results‘. Its key strengths are international commercial (particularly oil and gas exploration matters) and investment treaty arbitrations, as well as insurance and reinsurance-related arbitrations. James Maton heads the London litigation team, which also includes Mark EverissMark Deem and Laurence Harris, along with David KendallKevin Perry and special counsels Christophe Bondy and Joshua Brien. Henry Stewart was promoted to partner, while James Crabtree left for Keystone Law.

London > Crime, fraud and licensing > Fraud: civil

Cooley (UK) LLP advises clients on multi-jurisdictional fraud matters, asset recovery, arbitration, and commercial, contractual, product liability and public international law disputes. Clients include private companies, states, public sector bodies and individuals. James Maton and Laurence Harris head the team, in which Henry Stewart and Sascha Grimm were promoted to partner. Louise Delahunty left the firm for McCann FitzGerald.