A thought leader and a ‘distinguished name in the English litigation market’, Trevor was awarded 2019’s Client Choice Award for Arbitration and ADR in the UK. Surveying senior corporate council only, this award recognised Trevor’s exemplary client service and his ability to add real value to clients’ businesses – above and beyond other players in the market.
He has been lauded by Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal for commercial litigation, banking litigation, civil fraud, asset recovery and his experience in co-ordinating proceedings in several jurisdictions, particularly in relation to injunctive relief.
The directories say:
Chambers and Partners UK
In 2020, Trevor was said to possess ‘considerable expertise handling high-value fraud claims as well as recovering assets across multiple jurisdictions.’ One source says: ‘He has the best legal mind of any solicitor I’ve worked with,’ while another adds: ‘He is formidably intelligent and has an incredible grasp of the law in various jurisdictions’.
He has also been recognised as ‘phenomenally intelligent’, a ‘superb litigation strategist’, ‘a real detail person who can drill down into issues’, ‘a fantastic thinker who is always full of ideas’ and ‘incredibly hard-working, a very good thinker (with) a great attachment to the details’.
In the 2021 edition, Trevor is identified as a Leading Individual for civil fraud and commercial litigation, and is recommended for banking litigation. He is described as ‘frighteningly clever and an excellent strategist’, ‘very sophisticated and intellectual and at the top of his field’ and ‘a powerful academic lawyer, bringing compendious knowledge and focus to your case’.
Trevor is praised for his ‘seriously impressive knowledge of the law, particularly on issues such as jurisdiction’ as well as being described as ‘a great strategist and always there to help’ with an ‘encyclopaedic knowledge of fraud law’.
Who’s Who Legal
Trevor has been identified as a Thought Leader in Asset Recovery, being described as ‘widely respected across the UK market for his standout work on contentious insolvency, fraud and asset tracing matters’, ‘versed in multi-jurisdictional asset recovery’ and ‘one of the top names in London’.
In its analysis of litigation, Who’s Who Legal has said that Trevor ‘is a distinguished name in the English litigation market who sources give high praise to’.
Market sources describe him as ‘a genius’ with a ‘fine intellect’, a ‘clever and imaginative lawyer’ and a ‘first-class lawyer and tactician’, who is ‘extremely bright and user-friendly’ with ‘a brilliant mind’. Trevor is also recognised for being ‘a real thinker who comes up with solutions that are outside of the box and who will go the extra mile’, and as a lawyer who ‘leaves no stone unturned’.