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Friary Court
65 Crutched Friars
London EC3N 2AE
United Kingdom

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James Lewis has over 25 years’ experience in a broad range of international and domestic corporate finance transactions; IPOs and equity and debt issues, acting for the issuer and the sponsor/broker; public and private mergers and acquisitions (including by takeover offer and scheme of arrangement); and redomicile transactions and reorganisations. James has advised on numerous transactions in the insurance industry, including in particular international insurance groups and those operating in the Lloyd's, London and Bermuda insurance markets and in the energy, mineral resources sectors and commodities sector. James joined Holman Fenwick Willan as a Partner in June 2012 from another leading international law firm.

He is recognised as a leader in Corporate and Regulatory Insurance, and in M&A, in Legal 500 UK 2014, in Insurance, Non-contentious in Chambers 2015, in Equity Capital Markets in Legal 500 UK 2010 and in M&A in Legal Business' Legal Experts 2009.

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The London office is the firm's largest, with over 250 lawyers.

It offers the full range of services that HFW provides globally, with partners from the London office working closely with all the other HFW offices, as well as in many jurisdictions around the world. HFW moved to its current premises in September 2008, having previously been in nearby Lloyds Avenue for almost 100 years.

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