Senior Partner: Philip Barden
Number of partners: 33
Other fee earners: 128
Devonshires is a leading UK firm providing high quality, value for money services to corporate, Government, third sector and private clients with its core strengths being in housing, development, commercial litigation, clinical negligence, care and work for regulators such as the SRA and RSH. The foundation of Devonshires’ success is the firm’s focus on people – both their clients’ and its own.
Devonshires is committed to delivering their services in a socially responsible way. For example, in 2016/17 they raised over £43,634 for charity and were awarded the Gold Clean City Award with special commendation by the City of London Clean City Awards Scheme.
Principal Areas of Work
One of the firm’s strengths is the breadth of its practice, including specialisms in: care; corporates; finance; public services; regulation; and social housing.
Banking, Capital Markets & Property Charging: Julian Barker, Sharon Kirkham
Commerce: Philip Barden
Construction & Engineering: Mark London
Employment, HR & Pensions: Ronnie Tong
Government & Local Government: Jonathan Jarvis
Health & Care: Ronnie Tong
Leisure & Public Services: Paul Buckland
Litigation & Dispute Resolution: Philip Barden
Clinical Negligence, Personal Injury, Family: Nick Grant
Procurement: Kris Kelliher
Property, Development & Regeneration: Neil Toner, Paul Buckland
Regulators: James Dunn
Social Housing: Andrew Cowan