Credentials

Leading sources to comment that 'a significant strength of the firm is the joined-up nature of the services that it offers to clients.'
Chambers UK, 2013  

One impressed interviewee noted: 'I see consistently high quality in their junior associates, who they appear to train very well both technically and in respect of client skills.'
Chambers UK, 2013

Samuel Kay 'has an awesome in-depth knowledge of our products and takes an avid interest in developments within our business,' explains one impressed client, adding:'He is highly personable and his responsiveness is second to none.'
Chambers UK, 2013

Travers Smith LLP is highlighted for its ‘wide experience plus accessibility and responsiveness’, providing a ‘very thorough and detailed’ service across private, hedge and listed funds.
Legal 500, 2012

Practice head Sam Kay is ‘results-driven, highly responsive, pragmatic, and approachable, and knows his subject matter’.
Legal 500, 2012

Head of listed funds Aaron Stocks has ‘a pragmatic, practical and business-friendly approach as well as a keen eye for detail’.
Legal 500, 2012

"a wide breadth and depth of experience but also an accessibility and responsiveness which you do not get with many larger City firms."
Chambers UK, 2012

"The firm takes the long view with client relationships. It offers a seamless service integrating funds, regulatory and tax for a reasonable price."
Chambers UK, 2012

Samuel Kay is described as having "... excellent in-depth knowledge of our products and takes an avid interest in developments within our business."
Chambers UK, 2012

Samuel Kay displays "particular expertise in the structuring of offshore alternative funds," and is "highly responsive, and reliably provides sound legal guidance taking account of commercial realities."
The Legal 500, 2011

Jane Tuckley is "an extremely capable regulatory lawyer with an impressive knowledge of regulatory requirements for all types of investment funds."
The Legal 500, 2011

Aaron Stocks is recommended for listed funds, and Richard Spedding for hedge funds.
The Legal 500, 2011

"Their proactive approach to giving clients information is impressive."
Chambers UK, 2011

"They're very much on the pulse in terms of commercial awareness and what the market stance is."
Chambers UK, 2011

The "value for money team" is popular among clients; "they always fulfil or exceed our expectations for critical matters."
The Legal 500, 2010

Group head Sam Kay is praised for his "excellent in-depth knowledge."
The Legal 500, 2010

Jane Tuckley provides "first rate specialist advice for both authorised and unauthorised fund matters."
The Legal 500, 2010

"One to watch, given its commitment and ongoing development in this area."
Chambers UK, 2010