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The Legal 500 UK 2024 Recognizes 37 Arnold & Porter Lawyers, 15 Practices

October 3, 2023

The 2024 edition of The Legal 500 United Kingdom recognized 15 Arnold & Porter practices and 37 lawyers for their standout contributions to their respective practices. The guide named seven lawyers as elite "Leading Individuals," two lawyers as "Next Generation Partners," two lawyers as "Rising Stars” in their guide to up-and-coming lawyers, and three lawyers to the “Hall of Fame.”

Arnold & Porter was recommended in the following practice areas:

  • Corporate & Commercial: EU & Competition
  • Corporate & Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £100m-£750m
  • Corporate & Commercial: Venture Capital
  • Crime, Fraud and Licensing: Fraud: White-Collar Crime (Advice to Individuals)
  • Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation: Premium
  • Dispute Resolution: Competition Litigation
  • Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
  • Dispute Resolution: Public International Law
  • Employment: Employers
  • Finance: Debt Capital Markets
  • Industry Focus: Life Sciences and Healthcare
  • Insurance: Product Liability: Defendant
  • Investment Fund Formation and Management: Hedge Funds
  • Risk Advisory: Regulatory Investigations & Corporate Crime (Advice to Corporates)
  • TMT: Intellectual Property: Patents (Contentious and Non-Contentious)

The following lawyers were ranked as "Leading Individuals":

  • Adela Williams—Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Hilton Mervis—Commercial Litigation: Premium
  • Jeremy Willcocks—Debt Capital Markets
  • Kathleen Harris—Fraud: White-Collar Crime (Advice to Individuals); Regulatory Investigations & Corporate Crime (Advice to Corporates)
  • Patricio Grané Labat—Public International Law
  • Sean Curran—Fraud: White-Collar Crime (Advice to Individuals); Regulatory Investigations & Corporate Crime (Advice to Corporates)
  • Simon Firth—Hedge Funds

The following lawyers were recognized in the “Hall of Fame”:

  • Adela Williams—Product Liability: Defendant
  • David Reed—International Arbitration
  • Ian Dodds-Smith— Life Sciences & Healthcare; Product Liability: Defendant

The following lawyers were ranked as “Next Generation Partners”:

  • Jacqueline Mulryne—Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Monty Taylor—International Arbitration; Public International Law

The following lawyers were ranked as “Rising Stars”:

  • Álvaro Nistal—Public International Law
  • Tim Smyth—Public International Law