Expertise

Lucy has experience of a wide range of complex and high-value commercial disputes, including banking and financial sector litigation, contractual disputes, debt actions, insolvency litigation, Consumer Credit Act claims and professional negligence. She has represented various high-profile clients including companies, liquidators and high net worth individuals. Lucy has experience of both domestic and international litigation, and has been successful in securing pre-action relief for her clients including Norwich Pharmacal relief.

Experience

Lucy has assisted on a variety of cases both in the Chancery and Commercial Courts, including acting for mezzanine lenders resisting a non-consensual debt restructuring by senior lenders, and pursuing a damages claim against the Security Trustee, JPMorgan Europe Ltd in Saltri III Ltd -v- MD Mezzanine & others [2012] EWHC 3025 (Comm). She recently acted in a high-profile cross border insolvency claim with a value in excess of €500m.

Career

Lucy graduated from University College London with a degree in Law and passed the Legal Practice Course with distinction. After joining Stewarts as a paralegal, Lucy completed a training contract with the firm and qualified in 2013.

Accreditations and Memberships

Lucy is a member of the Junior Lawyers Division, Women in Law London and the London Solicitors Litigation Association.

Publications

Lucy has assisted with various lectures at conferences including freezing and search orders, mis-selling of financial products, third party liability in fraud and third party disclosure.

Lucy’s publications include Provisional Damages Awards; Exceptions to the Principle of Full & Final Settlement, co-authored with Julian Chamberlayne and published in the Journal of Personal Injury Law.