Covington & Burling LLP

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Firm profile for Europe 2021

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About

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Management Committee Chair: Doug Gibson
Managing Partner - London: Christopher Walter
Managing Partner - Brussels: Johan Ysewyn
Managing Partner - Frankfurt: Henning Bloss
Number of partners worldwide: 300
Number of lawyers worldwide: 1,300+
Languages:Arabic, Bulgarian, Czech, Cantonese, Catalan, Crimean Tater, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish

Firm Overview:
In an increasingly regulated world, Covington has an exceptional ability to help clients navigate their most complex business problems, deals, and disputes.

Covington’s distinctively collaborative culture allows it to be truly one team globally, drawing on the diverse experience of lawyers and advisors across the firm by seamlessly sharing insight and expertise.

What sets the firm apart is its ability to combine the tremendous strength in its litigation, investigations, and corporate practices with deep knowledge of policy and policymakers, and one of the world’s leading regulatory practices.

This enables the firm to create novel solutions to its clients’ toughest problems, successfully try their toughest cases, and deliver commercially practical advice of the highest quality.

Expertise in a highly regulated world:
In a world that is increasingly complex and highly regulated, Covington has built a powerful firmwide capability to help its clients navigate the intersection of law and policy.

One firm: Covington’s distinctively collaborative culture and lack of origination credits mean that its clients always get the best possible counsel.

Strategic foresight on policy:
Covington understands government from the inside out. It knows the substance, the process, and the people behind the policy. This gives the firm strategic foresight into the ever-changing policy landscape.

Combining quality with commercial acumen:
The firm delivers commercially minded advice of the highest quality, combining a deep understanding of clients’ industries with sophisticated and integrated legal knowledge.

Cracking the toughest problems: Covington’s capabilities and the quality of its thinking enable the firm to tackle the toughest deals and disputes, and create innovative solutions to the most complex business challenges of any shape or size.

CONTACTS
ARBITRATION: Jeremy Wilson
BRANDS: Louise Nash
BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: Hannah Edmonds-Camara, Sarah Crowder
CAPITAL MARKETS: Simon Amies, Gregor Frizzell
CORPORATE & M&A: Paul Claydon, Gregor Frizzell
DATA PROTECTION: Daniel Cooper
EMPLOYMENT: Chris Bracebridge, Christopher Walter
ENERGY/CLEAN-TECH: Simon Amies
EU & COMPETITION (BRUSSELS OFFICE): Johan Ysewyn
FINANCIAL SERVICES/REGULATORY: John Ahern
FRAUD, COMPLIANCE & INVESTIGATIONS: Ian Hargreaves, David Lorello, Mark Finucane
FUNDS & INVESTMENTS: Simon Goodworth
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: Morag Peberdy
INTERNATIONAL TRADE: David Lorello, Lisa Peets
LITIGATION: Louise Freeman, Craig Pollack, Gregory Lascelles
LIFE SCIENCES - COLLABORATIONS & LICENSING: Lucinda Osborne, Daniel Pavin
LIFE SCIENCES - REGULATORY: Robin Blaney, Grant Castle
LIFE SCIENCES - TRANSACTIONS: Paul Claydon, James Gubbins
REAL ESTATE: Geraldine Pigot
TECHNOLOGY - REGULATORY: Lisa Peets
TAX: Guy Dingley
VENTURE CAPITAL: James Gubbins, James Halstead, Louise Nash

Europe

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Global 2021 USA 2021 UK 2021 Asia-Pacific 2021 Latin America 2021 High Net Worth 2021 FinTech 2021 Litigation Support 2021 Crisis & Risk Management 2021

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Competition: Domestic
Band 2
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Band 3
Life Sciences: EU
Band 1
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Band 1

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Belgium

Competition/European Law: State Aid


Johan Ysewyn
Band 2

Competition: Domestic


Johan Ysewyn
Band 1
Melissa Van Schoorisse
Up and Coming

Competition: EU


Johan Ysewyn
Band 3
Miranda Cole
Band 2
Peter Camesasca
Band 5

Top Ranked Lawyers

Star Individuals
Peter BogaertLife Sciences: EU
Senior Statespeople
Thomas HeymannTMT: Information Technology
Band 1
Johan YsewynCompetition: Domestic
Cándido Garcia MolyneuxRegulatory: Environment
Daniel CooperTMT: Data Protection
Henriette TielemansTMT: Data Protection
Band 2
Johan YsewynCompetition/European Law: State Aid
Band 3
Johan YsewynCompetition: EU
Thomas HeymannCorporate/M&A: Mid-Market
Band 4
Adem KoyuncuLife Sciences
Lars LensdorfTMT: Information Technology
Band 5
Peter CamesascaCompetition: EU
Up and Coming
Melissa Van SchoorisseCompetition: Domestic
Spotlight Table
Brian KellyRegulatory: Agro/Food
Sebastian VosRegulatory: Government & Public Affairs

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Brussels
Germany

Frankfurt am Main
UK

London

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Head Office

One CityCenter, 850 Tenth Street

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Washington, DC

District of Columbia

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20001-4956

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