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Fieldfisher

Litigation

2 ranked lawyersBand 2MidlandsUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Notable commercial litigation team representing multinational corporate clients in the entertainment, distribution and sport industries, among others. Also represents high net worth individuals, including foreign nationals. Often advises clients from European and CIS jurisdictions on cross-border litigation.

Strengths

"The lawyers at Fieldfisher understand that they must tailor their advice to the needs of each client and their particular risk appetite," says a client, who also praises "the diligence they took to understand the issues behind the case, the subject matter and our business."

Another interviewee lauds the team's "sound counsel, guidance and advice."

Work highlights

Acted for packaging company DS Smith Group in a £3 million claim for breach of contract and directors' duties, as well as negligence, against marketing firm Total Marketing Support.

Notable practitioners

Ann Benzimra focuses her practice on commercial disputes relating to the technology and manufacturing sectors. "My experience working with Ann was amazing," says a client, who adds: "She was very clear in her strategy and has the uncanny ability to read a situation very quickly and change tactics based on how discussions are progressing. I would certainly recommend her as a go-to for litigation."

Stephen May handles disputes on behalf of clients in a range of industries including infrastructure, entertainment and technology. "Stephen is very down to earth and is able to distil complex matters into simple digestible parts," says a client, adding: "I particularly valued his ability to see the litigation from our perspective and align his strategy to our organisation’s commercial objectives."

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Litigation Department

Fieldfisher

firm
Department location

Aspen House

Central Boulevard

Blythe Valley Park

Solihull

West Midlands

UK

B90 8AJ

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Midlands

Litigation


Ann Benzimra
Band 3
Stephen May
Up and Coming