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  Lawson Caisley



Lawson is a partner in Allen & Overy’s Litigation & Investigations Group in London, and is chair of the firm's cyber security group. He specialises in disputes and investigations involving large corporations and financial institutions, and has extensive experience of all aspects of complex commercial litigation and investigations, including matters involving fraud and white collar crime, cyber security breaches, and fund management disputes. He acts for leading FTSE companies, international groups, and private equity and hedge funds, and he routinely handles matters spanning several jurisdictions.

Lawson has been ranked as a leading dispute resolution lawyer in the legal directories for many years where comments about him include: "fantastic, responsive and practical." (Chambers 2019). "[He is] an excellent tactician who is very good at handling large and complex cases" (Chambers 2018); “His ability to combine legal precision with commercial reality is second to none.” (Chambers 2017); “excellent at handling large cases” (Legal 500 2016); “stands out as a serious operator with good commercial judgment” (Chambers 2016);”sees the wood for the trees in complex cases” (Legal 500 2015); “steers through investigatory work with aplomb” (Chambers 2014); "a lawyer who inspires trust…clients know they can rely on him." (Chambers 2013)

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