Law360 Reports on International Energy Litigator Simon Hems Joining McGuireWoods

August 11, 2020

Law360 covered the arrival of McGuireWoods London partner Simon Hems, a veteran energy litigator and arbitrator who recently joined the firm’s Business & Securities Litigation Department.

The July 16, 2020, story highlighted Hems’ experience working with energy clients in the United States and Europe and noted his focus on engineering and construction disputes and insurance matters, often involving offshore oil and gas projects.

“McGuireWoods has a powerful litigation practice with the legal, policy and business insight clients need to meet the challenges in today’s market,” Law360 quoted Hems as saying. “The firm’s strong platform and global reach make this a perfect fit for my practice.”

Bloomberg Law also reported news of Hems’ arrival in its July 7, 2020, “Wake Up Call” column; Texas Lawyer included the news in its July 27 “Newsmakers” column; and the UK’s Legal Week carried the announcement in a July 31 roundup of key hires.

For additional information regarding Hems’ arrival at McGuireWoods, see the firm’s press release.