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Fox Williams LLP’s ‘business-oriented’ practice is noted for its ‘deep knowledge of the natural resources sector’. Other sector specialisms include energy, technology, financial services and retail. ‘Innovative and solutions-oriented’ corporate head Richie Clark and Andrew Woolf are names to note. (Legal 500, 2016)

"They are always available. We knew we could always get hold of them and we never felt unsupported."
(Chambers UK, 2015)

"We found them to be very helpful professional and proactive. We were very pleased with their service."
(Chambers UK, 2015)

Richie Clark "has a great ability to communicate effectively, interacting and explaining complex situations in a clear manner. He acts like a member of our team in creating solutions to any situation to our company's interest"
(Chambers UK, 2015) 

'Richie Clark is highly esteemed by clients.'
(Chambers UK, 2015)

‘Provides particular expertise in the natural resources sector, acting for many AIM clients who are active in this field. Also has significant experience advising companies on dual listings.’
(Chambers UK, 2014)

 ‘Highly respected for representing clients in the technology, natural resources and financial services sectors. Frequently advises listed companies.’
(Chambers UK, 2014)

"The service was very good; they are highly responsive, thorough and good on negotiations."
(Chambers UK, 2014)

'Richie Clark’s team is "service-oriented, motivated and highly commercial"'
(Legal 500, 2014)

Fox Williams is established as a key player in the AIM sphere and acts for brokers and AIM-listed companies over a range of fund-raising, M&A, regulatory and corporate issues. Recent work highlights include acting for Solomon Gold in a £15.1 million placing. Other clients include Northland Capital Partners and Westhouse Securities.

Client Service: "They have demonstrated a willingness to find an appropriate solution to corporate problems we have worked with them on, rather than unduly focus on the problems. They strike us as being proactive rather than reactive."
(Chambers UK, 2012)

KEY INDIVIDUALS: Richie Clark is the team's main contact and head of capital markets.
(Chambers UK, 2012)

"Noted for its ‘cohesive team approach’, Fox Williams LLP draws on the ‘good industry knowledge, patience and commitment to projects’ of Richie Clark.  It advised Westhouse Securities on the AIM IPO of Fluromin."
(Legal 500, 2012)

“The complete commitment, organization, responsiveness and flexibility exhibited by Fox Williams was instrumental in Cardinal completing what was a “make or break” transaction for the company.  The Fox Williams team always had a clear understanding of our objectives, and their very commercial approach to the long and difficult negotiations with multiple parties, not to mention tireless work ethic, was crucial in getting the deal across the finish line.  All at Cardinal are very grateful to Fox Williams.”
Robert Bensh, CEO of AIM-listed Cardinal Resources plc
on the $71 million sale of its Ukrainian oil and gas assets to the Kuwait Energy Company

"I have been extremely impressed by the Fox Williams team in the course of a recent Anglo-Irish AIM Admission. Throughout their approach was professional, industrious and efficient and their work hallmarked by clarity of thought and commercial pragmatism. I would unconditionally recommend them:"
Stewart Dickson of nominated adviser and broker to oil and gas company SanLeon Energy on its AIM listing with over £100m market capitalisation


  • 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