Credentials

... this team is “smart from a tactical and strategic perspective and from a technical and legal perspective."
Chambers UK, 2013

... the team's caseload consists of “intense, complex and high-value cases”.
Chambers UK, 2013

Stephen Paget-Brown is a "pre-eminent commercial and banking solicitor," sources say.
Clients add: "If I need a straight, honest opinion he will be the man to
deliver it."
Chambers UK, 2013

Robert Fell acts on a significant amount of banking instructions, and is admired as
"first-rate" and as "a fantastic litigator."
Chambers UK, 2013

Caroline Edwards is "incredibly smart, hard-working and always there with good strong
advice when needed."
Chambers UK, 2013

Andrew King is a "fine litigator, with great instinctive judgement on how issues will play out."
Chambers UK, 2013

 This six-partner litigation team certainly punches above its weight, acting in a variety of high-profile and commercially sensitive international disputes.
Chambers UK, 2013

Market commentators see department headStephen Paget-Brownas "a very classy operator." Sources say: "He is hands-on when he needs to be. He's very good on the big picture and seeing the client's commercial aim."
Chambers UK, 2013

Andrew King"keeps the case moving and everything on the right track."
Chambers UK, 2013

"Sharp" and "responsive" litigatorRob Fellis earmarked as "a bit of a future star" by interviewees, who say he is "very bright" and comes armed with "a proper commercial focus."
Chambers UK, 2013

Toby Robinson "goes the extra mile" and is "incredibly diligent." 
Chambers UK, 2013

... recommended by sources as 'first rate' for its expertise in banking fraud
Chambers UK, 2013

Although the firm represents a number of financial services institutions, its practice is not restricted to this sphere, and it acts for a number of well-known energy and natural resources clients.
Chambers UK, 2013

Stephen Paget-Brown is "a pretty impressive chap" according to sources, who praise his judgement and ability to further clients' commercial aims through litigation.
Chambers UK, 2013

Travers Smith unites a strong dispute resolution team with experienced pensions expertise.
Chambers UK, 2013

both sensible and sound, ... [t]hey easily integrate technical pensions knowledge with litigation expertise and function well as a team.
Chambers UK, 2013

The dynamic team, led by Stephen Paget-Brown, includes Jonathan Leslie, who is “mild-mannered, but determined”; Andrew King and Toby Robinson, who “deserve mention for their incisive and determined prosecution of even the most difficult and complex cases”; and contentious regulatory expert Rob Fell, “one of the best litigators in the market”.
Legal 500 2012

... widely respected team at Travers Smith LLP ...
Legal 500 2012

"They have handled incredibly complex, high-value and novel issues for us."
Chambers UK, 2012

Stephen Paget-Brown is singled out for his "tough and robust" approach to complex litigation.
Chambers UK, 2012

Andrew King is "a formidable lawyer." 
Chambers UK, 2012

Jonathan Leslie is "excellent at judging the right tactics to adopt in high-powered commercial litigation."  
Chambers UK, 2012

Toby Robinson is "thoughtful, organised and disciplined."
Chambers UK, 2012

The "business-minded" Jonathan Leslie focuses on financial services, banking and professional negligence disputes. Sources say: "He certainly knows his stuff and takes a practical approach to litigation."
Chambers UK, 2011

Robert Fell is a "young partner who really stands out."
Chambers UK, 2011

Andrew King specialises in post-transactional litigation, shareholder disputes and complex insolvency matters. One impressed client commended "the great effort he has taken to attune himself to the way we work."
Chambers UK, 2011

Stephen Paget-Brown is "a charming man who is very modern in his commercial outlook...[and] will always give you a straight down the line opinion" and is "not scared of making the big call."
Chambers UK, 2011

Highly accomplished practitioner Stephen Paget-Brown is acclaimed by clients for his ability to remain "very tuned in to the way in which we work."
Chambers UK, 2011

"committed and enthusiastic", and "responsive, helpful and hardworking."
The Legal 500, 2010

"Top quality in all respects."
The Legal 500, 2010

Rob Fell, "is very responsive, extremely committed and thinks creatively to find practical solutions."
The Legal 500, 2010

Andrew King provides "clear-thinking, sound advice."
The Legal 500, 2010

Toby Robinson is praised for his "extremely professional responses and great handling of the cases."
The Legal 500, 2010

Jonathan Leslie is a "robust" choice for disputes, and has a great track record.
The Legal 500, 2009

Group head Andrew King, and the "approachable and responsive" Andrew Ross are recommended.
The Legal 500, 2009

Provides "proactive advice," and is "very effective in all respects in terms of running a litigation process."
The Legal 500, 2009

Stephen Paget-Brown "is an extremely effective and responsive individual," with an "excellent understanding of the needs of the client base."
The Legal 500, 2009

Travers Smith is "sophisticated, precise and creative - all the things you like to see in a law firm." … Sources say that "it most definitely holds its own."
Chambers UK, 2009

Clients value this team´s ability to "always keep a strategic view in mind, and see the big picture without forgetting the details." Stephen Paget-Brown and Andrew King are highly praised.
Chambers UK, 2009