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The Legal 500 UK 2020 (Legalease, LTD.) Ranks V&E in 6 Practice Categories, With 15 Individual Lawyer Recommendations

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The Legal 500 U.K. ranks Vinson & Elkins in 6 categories. In total, 15 attorneys are recognized in the 2020 U.K. edition, some in more than one category. Additionally, partner Alex Msimang was named to the Hall of Fame in London: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, and partner Nick Henchie was named a Leading Lawyer in London: Real Estate: Construction – Contentious.

On the corporate side, a client noted: “the firm has exceptional market contacts and knowledge, which greatly adds value to its excellent technical abilities. The team has a great balance across the experience levels, offering excellent leverage and value for money.” A client on the litigation side noted: “the firm is particularly strong in energy and major projects in the U.K. and overseas. They have the resources to manage big ticket cases and to handle speedy adjudication cases in the U.K. in the energy sector and related litigation.”

The following is a full list of The Legal 500 U.K. rankings for V&E’s practice areas and the lawyers recommended in each area.

London: Corporate and Commercial: Corporate Tax
Andrew Callaghan

London: Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Upper Mid-Market and Premium Deals, £500M+
Paul Dunbar
Jeff Eldredge

London: Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
Georgina Barlow
Nick Henchie
James Loftis
Alexander Slade
Louise Woods

London: Finance: High Yield
Jeff Eldredge
Federico Fruhbeck
Noel Hughes
Christianne Williams

London: Projects, Energy and Natural Resources: Oil And Gas
Nabil Khodadad
Alex Msimang – Hall of Fame
Andrew Nealon

London: Real Estate: Construction – Contentious
Nick Henchie – Leading Individual
Scott Stiegler

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