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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

ST ANN'S WHARF, 112 QUAYSIDE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0345 415 0000
Fax:
Fax 0344 984 1501
DX:
61191 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Email:
Web:
www.womblebonddickinson.com

David Rewcastle

Tel:
Work 0191 279 9245
Email:
Web:
www.womblebonddickinson.com
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

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

Career

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.


London: Transport

Rail

Within: Leading individuals

David Rewcastle - Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Within: Rail

Based across its London and Newcastle offices, the 'highly experienced rail team' at Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP stands out for its 'commercial acumen, and its clarity of thought; it is always looking for solutions'. The broad offering handles franchising and rolling stock mandates and it is active on rail projects and infrastructure work. It is also able to advise on rail planning and authorisations. Recent highlights include advising Govia on its bid for the South Eastern franchise. Department head David Rewcastle is 'one of the most experienced lawyers in the rail sector' and Paul Coleman, who specialises in rolling stock and infrastructure work, is a 'brilliant lawyer'. Associate Joseph Causer handles franchise, rolling stock and infrastructure mandates.

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North: Transport

Transport and shipping

Within: Leading individuals

David Rewcastle - Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Within: Transport and shipping

The ‘highly professionalWomble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP is best known for its rail practice, which covers rail franchising, rolling stock and projects and infrastructure. The firm has ‘extensive knowledge of rail industry, rail franchising and procurement’ as well as ‘a sensible, practicable approach to complex commercial discussions’. The ‘veritable fountain of knowledgeDavid Rewcastle leads the practice and offers ‘towering expertise with real industry knowledge’. His team includes the ‘outstandingPaul Coleman, who specialises in rolling stock and infrastructure deals; Kevin Bell, who has expertise in rail franchise bids and rail franchising; and experienced associate Joseph Causer.

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