Peter Sharp > Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP

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Peter maintains a broad litigation practice that spans the oil and gas, financial services, insurance, aviation, and engineering sectors. He has held roles in insolvency and restructuring situations and advises clients on issues surrounding corporate governance and internal investigations. He also offers guidance to boards of directors that face corporate crises. For more information, view Peter’s bio at


College of Law of England & Wales, 1981, Law Society Finals; University of Oxford, 1977, BA (Hons).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium

(Leading individuals)

Peter SharpMorgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP

Major banks and financial institutions across the globe form the core of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP‘s client roster; the group is highly proficient in leveraging its litigation and investigations expertise, and its multi-jurisdictional presence, on behalf of such players. Melanie Ryan leads the team, supported by ‘very high calibre‘ practitioners such as ‘veteran litigatorPeter Sharp and the ‘hugely capableDavid Waldron.

London > Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP has broad expertise in banking litigation, where it is instructed by banks, investors and investment managers on cross-border mandates. Melanie Ryan  draws on her experience handling both litigation and regulatory proceedings and has a particular focus on representing claimants and defendants in enforcement proceedings. Chris Warren-Smith stands out for his work in securities litigation, while Peter Sharp is highly active representing aviation leasing companies.

London > Dispute resolution > International arbitration

Extremely experienced across the range of international commercial arbitration‘, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP‘s London practice routinely handles major disputes in the Americas, Asia, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the CIS region. International commercial, oil, gas, and energy arbitration specialist David Waldron, ‘has clients’ complete confidence‘; and Peter Sharp‘s arbitration experience includes several LCIA and ICC arbitrations. Providing additional partner-level support are Chris Warren-Smith and Melanie Ryan, while partner Paul Mesquitta acts in arbitrations across various sectors.