October 20, 2022 | 1 minute read

LONDON – Bracewell (UK) LLP’s position as a preeminent energy, finance, projects and disputes law firm in the United Kingdom was recognized in Chambers UK 2023. The firm received a total of 11 practice and individual rankings this year. 

London Managing Partner Jason Fox earned a Band 1 ranking in UK-wide Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas for the seventh year in a row, with clients describing him as “the leading reserve-based lending lawyer in the market.”

In addition, for the second year in a row, Alistair Calvert and Eimear Murphy earned “Up and Coming” rankings in UK-wide Energy & Natural Resources: Disputes and UK-wide Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, respectively.

“The team is very experienced, pragmatic and balances the commercial requirements against the legal risks,” notes one client. “They simplify and provide options, highlighting the pros and cons.”

Another adds: “Bracewell had a great handle on the market and provided excellent insights. They’re also great at explaining things to sponsor counsel.”

Chambers guides offer in-depth analysis of the legal market within a specific region or globally. Its team of more than 200 researchers conducts research and interviews with lawyers, clients and other independent sources to gather feedback on law firm practices and attorneys, as well as assess recent work.

More detail about Bracewell’s individual and practice rankings can be found below.


Energy & Natural Resources: Disputes*

  • Alistair Calvert – Up and Coming
  • John Gilbert

Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas

  • Olivia Caddy
  • Jason Fox – Band 1
  • Ben James
  • Eimear Murphy – Up and Coming
  • Darren Spalding


  • Oliver Irwin


Construction: Non-Contentious*

  • Tracy London

*Individual ranking only