With a wealth of experience advising corporate clients and individuals, Schofield Sweeney welcome Simon Lucas as a partner in their litigation team.
Joining from global law firm Squire Patton Boggs, Simon’s practice primarily focuses on advising on a range of commercial litigation matters. He has extensive experience in the English courts as well as resolving disputes using alternative methods, including mediation and expert determination. Simon also has experience advising clients in the fields of economic sanctions, export controls and sanctions.
His new role at Schofield Sweeney comes at a time of continued growth for the firm.
“Joining the Litigation team at Schofield Sweeney ticks all of the right boxes for me – working alongside a talented group of like-minded individuals in a firm that values and promotes excellent client service and sound commercial advice. I am thrilled to be able to play my part in driving the continued development of this forward-thinking firm.”
Partner and Head of Litigation, James Staton, adds: "I am very pleased to welcome Simon to the Schofield Sweeney Litigation team. He is an excellent addition to our growing team. Simon’s appointment confirms our commitment to hiring quality lawyers who fit in with our ethos and our ranking as one of the leading litigation teams in the north of England.”