Damages claims in the retail sector following the Covid-19 outbreak – Lucy Ward writes for Retail Week
1 April 2020
Lucy’s clients include institutional investors and financial institutions, corporates, high net worth individuals and sovereign wealth funds.
Her experience covers complicated multiparty cases (including group litigation) in relation to mis-selling of complex financial products, s90 FSMA, professional negligence, breach of contract and fraud. With experience acting for and against banks, Lucy is able to anticipate opponents’ strategy. Her work often involves multi-jurisdictional issues.
A selection of Lucy’s key cases include:
Lucy was the lead partner in one of The Lawyer’s top 20 cases for 2020 and is described as a “heavy hitter”. She is highly rated in the Legal 500 and ranked as a “Next Generation Partner”.
Lucy joined Stewarts in 2011, having previously trained and worked at Freshfields. She has been a partner at Stewarts since 2018.
Lucy enjoys skiing, exploring new cities, spending time with her two children and good food.