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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
The Spark, Draymans Way
Newcastle Helix

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Partner and Head of the transport sector, specialising in transport; railway franchising; railway-related projects.


Qualified Herbert Smith 1994; partner, Dickinson Dees 2001; partner and head of transport sector, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination in 2017.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Transport > Rail

(Hall of Fame)

David RewcastleWomble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

The team at Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP is praised for its ‘flexible approach to meeting the needs of its clients in a time efficient and cost-effective way’. David Rewcastle whose ‘knowledge of the industry and the law is second to none’ heads the practice. It continues to act for a broad range of train operator clients. The dynamic team has also been involved in some key rail and infrastructure projects and is adept at handling planning and authorisation issues. Paul Coleman specialises in heavy and light rail franchises, concessions and related mobilisations as well as rolling stock financing, procurement and rail infrastructure projects. Associate Joseph Causer is another name to note.