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Dentons is the world's largest law firm, connecting top-tier talent to the world's challenges and opportunities with 12,000 lawyers in 200+ offices worldwide. Our polycentric approach and award-winning client service challenge the status quo to advance client interests
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Firm profile for UK 2022

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UK 2022
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This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2022 USA 2022 Europe 2022 Asia-Pacific 2022 Greater China Region 2022 High Net Worth 2021 FinTech 2022

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Global Chief Executive Officer: Elliott Portnoy

Global Chairman: Joe Andrew

UK, Ireland & Middle East Chief Executive Officer: Paul Jarvis

UK, Ireland & Middle East Managing Director: Lisa Sewell

Number of UK partners: 162

Number of other UK fee earners: 615

THE FIRM Dentons is the world’s largest law firm, connecting top-tier talent to the world’s challenges and opportunities with 20,000 professionals including 12,000 lawyers, in more than 200 locations, in more than 80 countries. Dentons’ polycentric and purpose-driven approach, commitment to inclusion and diversity, and award-winning client service challenge the status quo to advance client interests. www.dentons.com

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK 

Banking & Finance: 

Dentons has one of the largest banking practices in the UK and is privileged to be seen as a trusted legal adviser to the majority of banks and financial institutions. The firm’s practice spans all service lines, from general corporate lending to more specialist areas such as lending funds.

Corporate: 

Dentons’ corporate practice represents and works with clients on the full range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities, corporate finance and corporate governance. The firm’s strengths are most evident in cross-border transactional work, including transactions spanning the entire firm, from North America to Europe and the rest of the world, China to the Middle East, Africa to Latin America, Russia to the UK, and many more.

Dispute Resolution: 

Leveraging core practices at each of Dentons’ legacy firms, Dentons has one of the pre-eminent disputes groups in the world. In the UK, Dentons’ commercial litigation team is particularly well known for its work in energy, construction and engineering, banking, financial services, restructuring and insolvency, and international arbitration.

Energy: 

This global award-winning team has expertise in transactional, regulatory and litigation matters including electricity, oil and gas, environment and natural resources, project development and finance, and energy trading. The firm’s lawyers handle a wide variety of power generation matters, including those related to renewables, nuclear, natural gas and coal.

Real Estate: 

Dentons’ lawyers have a deep and wide-ranging understanding of the fundamentals of real estate. The firm plays a significant part in advancing ideas and practice across the industry and is best known for its expertise in development and regeneration, real estate finance/restructuring and insolvency, real estate funds, utilities, hotels and leisure, retail and rail.

Technology, Media & Telecommunications: 

With a multidisciplinary team around the globe of several hundred lawyers and professionals operating at the convergence of innovation, strategy, finance and law, Dentons represents clients ranging from Fortune 500 and emerging growth companies to venture capital firms, private equity firms and investment banks. Additional sector expertise includes: automotive; aviation and aerospace; construction; defence; forest products and agribusiness; gaming; luxury, fashion and beauty; and professional services.

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This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2022 USA 2022 Europe 2022 Asia-Pacific 2022 Greater China Region 2022 High Net Worth 2021 FinTech 2022

Contributions

Total 7 contributions

Law and Practice

Construction Law 2022 in Germany

Authors: Thomas Nebel, Matthias Hadding

Trends and Developments

US Regional Real Estate 2022 in Alabama

Authors: Adam J Sigman , Crystal Walls, Nathan Stotser

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 110 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Ranked Departments

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London (Firms)

Banking & Finance: Lenders: Mid-Market
Band 3
Banking Litigation
Band 4
Capital Markets: Debt
Band 3
Capital Markets: Securitisation
Band 4
Construction: Contentious
Band 4
Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market
Band 3

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Banking & Finance: Mid-Market


Catherine Astruc
Band 5

Banking Litigation


Felicity Ewing
Band 5
Richard Caird
Senior Statespeople

Capital Markets: Debt


David Cohen
Band 3
Nick Hayday
Band 4

Capital Markets: Securitisation


Peter Voisey
Band 4

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Eminent Practitioners
James BathamReal Estate Litigation
Band 2
Babette Märzheuser-WoodHotels & Leisure
Band 3
Chris BrennanFinancial Services: Contentious Regulatory

Ranked Offices

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Greater London

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