James Lupton > DWF > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

DWF
1 SCOTT PLACE
2 HARDMAN STREET
MANCHESTER
M3 3AA
England

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Work Department

I am a projects and infrastructure specialist with expertise in advising public and private sector organisations on procurement, major infrastructure projects and public law.

Position

Partner

Career

I provide advice on a variety of complex commercial arrangements, outsourcing and joint ventures, as well as on significant infrastructure projects across the transport, housing, education, health and nuclear sectors.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > EU and competition

At DWF, the EU and competition practice is singled out for its expertise in state aid matters, and is able to handle cross-border work facilitated by its substantial European network. Practice head and dual UK and Irish qualified practitioner Jonathan Branton  handles an assortment of competition matters for blue chip companies and local authority clients. The core national group includes Dimitris Sinaniotis in London who supports on large regional mandates and Newcastle-based Alexander Rose, who is the contact for EU funding and subsidy control work. Recent highlights include obtaining significant CMA clearances for financial services clients and EU investigations. Public procurement expert James Lupton in Manchester is also of note.