"Anthony Okumah is simply a class act…a highly effective and commercially and tactically savvy litigator, he is highly experienced in long-running litigation with lots of moving parts." Anthony is a Recommended Lawyer in 5 practice areas including commercial litigation, professional negligence and debt recovery across London and the South East.Legal 500 2024 Edition.
'"Heavyweight litigator" city-based Anthony Okumah holds an impressive five Recommended Lawyer rankings in the 2023 edition of the Legal 500 for his Commercial Litigation, Professional Negligence and Debt Recovery work across London and/or the South-East. This edition applauds Anthony as a "star player - a hard hitting business savvy commercial litigator".Legal 500 2023 Edition.
"Anthony Okumah has a wealth of experience in insolvency and bankruptcy litigation, as well as winding-up claims and general debt recovery mandates."Legal 500 2022 Edition.
Practice co-head Anthony Okumah has particular expertise in the commercial property space.Legal 500 2021 Edition.
Winner of the 2020 International Advisory Expert (IAE) Award for Civil Litigation – United Kingdom.IAE Awards 2020 Edition.
Anthony is a Recommended Lawyer in the 2020 edition in The Legal 500.Legal 500 2020 Edition.
I am a Solicitor and Director in the Litigation department. I specialise in Dispute Resolution and use a wide range of tools such as arbitration, mediation and litigation. I have extensive experience in civil and commercial litigation and have been ranked in the Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers Directory as a Rising Star in litigation for the past 3 years.
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"Anthony and I have worked together on litigation of varying complexity since early 2011. He is well respected for his dispute resolution and insolvency work. Anthony's promotion to head of litigation at Duncan Lewis is a testament to his aptitude as a litigator and the long hours he puts in to furthering his client's best interest." - Toby Bishop, Barrister.
"'Heavyweight litigator Anthony Okumah adds big City skills to a team to watch.’ Legal 500 UK 2023