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October 9, 2015

King & Spalding Maintains Spot Among Leading Firms in Legal 500 UK 2015 Rankings

LONDON, Oct. 8, 2015 — King & Spalding earned seven practice rankings and multiple individual lawyer recognitions in the latest edition of the Legal 500 UK guide, retaining its top spot among law firms in the United Kingdom.

In addition to its continued rankings for Upper Mid-Market and Premium M&A, Islamic Finance as well as Projects, Energy and Natural Resources, the firm advanced its rankings in the International Arbitration and Commercial Litigation categories and earned new rankings for Crime, Fraud and Licensing: Civil Fraud as well as for Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail.

A list of the firm's rankings in Legal 500 UK follows. More details can be found here.

Corporate/Commercial: M&A: Upper Mid-Market and Premium Deals (Tier 6)

  • William Charnley

Crime, Fraud and Licensing: Fraud: Civil (Tier 5)

  • Stuart Isaacs QC

Dispute Resolution: Banking Litigation: Investment and Retail (Tier 6)

  • Sarah Walker
  • Angela Hayes

Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation (Tier 6)

  • Nicholas Cherryman
  • Stuart Isaacs QC

Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration (Tier 3)

  • Thomas Sprange QC (Leading Individual)
  • Stuart Isaacs QC
  • Nicholas Cherryman
  • Sarah Walker
  • Jane Player
  • Egishe Dzhazoyan

Dispute Resolution: Mediators

  • Jane Player (Tier 3)

Finance: Islamic Finance (Tier 2)

  • Michael Rainey (Leading Individual)

Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil & Gas (Tier 3)

  • Garry Pegg (Leading Individual)
  • Nina Howell
  • Hywel Jones
  • Martin Hunt

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 900 lawyers in 18 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