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November 9, 2017

Chambers, Legal 500 UK Again Rank King & Spalding Among Leading UK Law Firms


LONDON, Nov. 9, 2017 — King & Spalding’s London office has earned multiple rankings in the latest editions of the Chambers UK and Legal 500 UK guides.

In Legal 500 UK 2017, King & Spalding earned rankings for Corporate/Commercial: M&A: Upper Mid-Market and Premium Deals; Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation; International Arbitration; and Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil and Gas. In addition, partners Garry Pegg and Thomas Sprange, QC earned coveted “Leading Individual” designations for their longtime leadership in their areas of law.

In Chambers UK 2018, the firm’s ranking in the UK-Wide Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas category rose to Band 2, placing it among the top 15 firms in the UK in this category. The firm also ranked highly in the UK-Wide International Arbitration: Commercial Arbitration category, placing it among the top 20 UK firms for this practice area.

Full lists of King & Spalding’s rankings in Legal 500 UK and Chambers UK follow:

Legal 500 UK 2017

Corporate/Commercial: M&A: Upper Mid-Market and Premium Deals £250M+ – Tier 6

  • Markus Bauman – Recommended
  • William Charnley – Recommended
  • Ilan Kotkis – Recommended

Dispute Resolution: Commercial litigation – Tier 5

  • Ruth Byrne – Recommended
  • Nicholas Cherryman – Recommended
  • Egishe Dzhazoyan – Recommended
  • John Savage, QC – Recommended
  • Thomas Sprange, QC – Recommended
  • Sarah Walker – Recommended

International Arbitration – Tier 3

  • Thomas Sprange, QC – Leading Individual
  • Ruth Byrne – Recommended
  • Nicholas Cherryman – Recommended
  • Egishe Dzhazoyan – Recommended
  • Stuart Isaacs, QC – Recommended

Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil and Gas – Tier 3

  • Garry Pegg – Leading Individual
  • Nina Howell – Recommended
  • Martin Hunt – Recommended
  • Hywel Jones – Recommended

Chambers UK 2018

Banking & Finance

  • Mark Wesseldine – Band 5
  • Fergus Wheeler – Band 6

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market

  • William Charnley – Band 3

Employment: Employer

  • Jules Quinn – Band 3

Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas – Band 2

  • Garry Pegg – Band 2

Financial Services: Contentious Regulatory

  • Angela Hayes – Band 5

Financial Services: Non-contentious Regulatory

  • Angela Hayes – Band 5

Fraud: Civil
• Thomas Sprange, QC – Band 4

International Arbitration: Commercial Arbitration – Band 4

  • Ruth Byrne – Up-and-Coming
  • Nicholas Cherryman – Band 6
  • Thomas Sprange, QC – Band 3

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 1,000 lawyers in 20 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at www.kslaw.com.