Geldards expands Corporate Dispute Resolution team with appointment of new Partner
Geldards’ Corporate Dispute Resolution team has strengthened its offering with the appointment of new Partner Lloyd Smith who joins the firm’s Nottingham offices.
Lloyd brings with him over fourteen years’ litigation experience and joins from Knights plc where he specialised in commercial litigation, with particular expertise in complex cases spanning multiple jurisdictions.
Recognised by Legal 500 as a Commercial Litigation “Rising Star”, Lloyd is experienced in resolving business owner disputes as well as helping clients with technology disputes, financial regulatory issues and franchising disputes.
Having qualified in Nottingham, Lloyd spent the early part of his career working in London at City firms, before returning to the East Midlands where he has been practising in Nottingham for the past six years.
Lloyd’s appointment enhances the skilled Dispute Resolution team at Geldards who rank in the Top Tier for Commercial Litigation in the Legal 500, with a strong reputation in the marketplace and a niche focus on automotive and sports disputes.
Commenting on the appointment, Nino Simone Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution at Geldards said:
“We are pleased to be bolstering the already excellent skills of the team with the appointment of Lloyd and are delighted to welcome him aboard. He brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge which complements the team wonderfully.”
On joining the team Lloyd commented:
“Geldards’ Dispute Resolution team has an outstanding reputation and I am thrilled to be joining the firm. I look forward to the challenges ahead and contributing to the continued growth of the team.”
For more information please contact the Corporate Dispute Resolution team.