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Fox Williams LLP has ‘some of the strongest performers in non-contentious structuring matters and partnership-related litigation’. These include Tina Williams, Douglas Preece, Daniel Sutherland, and the ‘highly effective, entrepreneurial and people-focused’ Gavin Foggo.
(Legal 500, 2015)

‘Very responsive, clear and concise, straight-talking – you get it as you need to hear it’.
(Chambers, 2016)

‘They specialise in the area, which helps us because of the increasing focus on the international aspects of partnership matters. They have deep specialisation and know the laws in different jurisdictions and have sensitivity to tax issues. They offer a strategic overview globally’.
(Chambers, 2016)

'This substantial practice offers top-quality advice across the full spectrum of partnership matters, with particular emphasis on the legal services sector. The team has notable experience in advising foreign firms on establishing themselves in the UK, and acts for a number of major US law firms in London. It is also increasingly active in restructurings and alternative business solutions. The group frequently handles contentious matters, and has expertise in arbitration and litigation. Key clients include Clyde & Co, Smiths Gore, Stewarts Law and Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold.'
(Chambers UK, 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)

'"Impressive" contentious practitioner Tina Williams has an excellent reputation for her work on corporate matters. Interviewees say she "is extremely proficient, gains her clients' confidence quickly and understands business and commercial realities."'
(Chambers UK, 2013)

'Another key associate at the firm, Daniel Sutherland offers in-depth understanding of regulatory issues relating to US law firms.'
(Chambers UK, 2013)

 "The Fox Williams LLP team is ‘both technically and commercially first rate’, and is valued for its ‘exemplary’ service and ‘meticulous’ attention to detail. The legal services sector is an area of specialism, with clients including Fulbright & Jaworski International LLP and Clyde & Co LLP. Tina Williams is very highly rated, and ‘really gets under the skin of a business’. Gavin Foggo has ‘excellent client-handling skills’, and gives ‘practical, sensible advice’."
(Legal 500, 2012)

‘The team at Fox Williams is particularly noted for its non-contentious work in the partnership field though it has the capacity to advise on contentious matters as well.’
(Chambers UK 2012)

‘Clients say that they are “sensible, pragmatic and get the deals done”’ 
(Chambers UK 2012)

‘Outstanding service, and they respond promptly’
(Chambers UK 2012)

"The Fox Williams LLP team is ‘both technically and commercially first rate’, and is valued for its ‘exemplary’ service and ‘meticulous’ attention to detail. The legal services sector is an area of specialism, with clients including Fulbright & Jaworski International LLP and Clyde & Co LLP. Tina Williams is very highly rated, and ‘really gets under the skin of a business’. Gavin Foggo has ‘excellent client-handling skills’, and gives ‘practical, sensible advice’."
(Legal 500, 2012)

‘They know how to structure management going forward - it's not just the legal issues, but also the practical issues’ 
(Chambers UK 2012)

‘Tina Williams heads the team and is a hugely experienced practitioner with a straightforward style and great depth of knowledge. Clients appreciate the fact that “she actually listens”’
(Chambers UK 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) 

‘Daniel Sutherland is a talented associate making a good name for himself in this sector. Clients like the way he “explains complex concepts well” and admire his capacity for doing the heavy lifting on a case’
(Chambers UK 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