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What others say about us

Fox Williams LLP’s ‘partners are fully engaged in the conduct of cases’.
(Legal 500, 2017)

‘Great tactician’ Tom Custance is ‘bright, thoughtful and extremely articulate’
(Legal 500, 2017)

Peter Ashford is ‘trusted by clients’.
(Legal 500, 2017)

Fox Williams LLP is ‘more than capable of dealing with major cases’, and the team is ‘able to get to grips with complex facts and present them in the form of clear and concise instructions’.
(Legal 500, 2017)

Gavin Foggo is ‘careful, analytical and has immensely good judgement’.
(Legal 500, 2017)


Fox Williams LLP ‘provides an excellent service’. The team defended a director in proceedings brought for fraudulent conspiracy, dishonest assistance and knowing receipt. Gavin Foggo heads the practice, which includes the ‘highly intelligent’ Peter Ashford, Tom Custance, Peter Wright and James Carlton. 
(Legal 500, 2016)

Fox Williams LLP’s ‘service is excellent’, and the team acted for a former director and shareholder in a fraudulent misrepresentation claim. Gavin Foggo is ‘forward-thinking’;Tom Custance ‘sees through knotty problems’; and Peter Ashford is ‘level headed’. Peter Wright, James Carlton and Simon Bennett are also key contacts. 
(Legal 500, 2015)

‘Skilled litigator’ Gavin Foggo heads the ‘excellent’ department at Fox Williams LLP, which saw an increase in the use of London courts by foreign parties. 
(Legal 500, 2015)

Peter Ashford is a notable arbitration practitioner. He is known as a "top-notch" lawyer who "works very hard for clients." 
(Chambers UK, 2015)

‘Particularly noted for its strength in handling complex contentious cases brought by the FSA. Also proficient in non-contentious regulatory matters, such as advising on compliance with MiFid and the FSMA.’
(Chambers UK, 2014)

‘The team at Fox Williams LLP provides a “high-quality service”, and recently acted in relation to a multimillion-dollar claim for conversion of a share certificate.’
(Chambers UK, 2014)

‘Gavin Foggo “achieves excellent results”; and Tom Custance is also a key contact.’
(Legal 500, 2013)

'Gavin Foggo is praised by clients as a "sensible" lawyer who "can be a tough litigator if he needs to be." According to sources, "he's not interested in wasting time or money, and tries to get to the crux of the matter very rapidly. He is commercial, has great judgement, and is very responsive." 
(Chambers UK, 2013)

‘Fox Williams LLP excels in complex and groundbreaking litigation on behalf of individuals and organisations, making new law in relation to PILON notices in Raphael Geys v Société Générale, and to retention of confidential information in another high-profile action in 2010.’ Tom Custance was the lead partner in both those cases. 
(Legal 500, 2012)

‘Gavin Foggo is a partner in the firm's dispute resolution department, and has an outstanding reputation in the partnership space as a "clear, businesslike, and sensible" practitioner. Clients say he is "very measured," and "takes a tough line, but is not unreasonable."'
(Chambers UK, 2012)

‘Gavin Foggo is a "highly efficient and popular litigator".'
(Legal 500, 2012)

'Gavin Foggo has "excellent client-handling skills", and gives "practical, sensible advice".'
(Legal 500, 2012)

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Accreditations

  • Top Ranked Chambers UK 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Ranked in Chambers Europe 2013 - Leading Individual
  • Ranked in Chambers Global 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Legal 500 - Leading Firm
  • The Lawyer UK 200 - Listed Firm
  • The Law Society Excellence Awards 2012 - Shortlisted
  • Investors in People - Bronze