Hugh has several decades of experience in advising financial services clients on disputes in a wide range of areas including product mis-selling, derivatives, performance bonds, mortgages, guarantees and professional negligence claims.

His clients include retail, commercial and challenger banks, building societies, receivables financiers and asset-based lenders.

Hugh appears in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame and has been described in the Legal 500 (2020 edition) as having “a huge depth of knowledge across legal developments and case law and can talk on any industry subject with knowledge and conviction”. The 2020 edition of Chambers reports that : “Described by one source as "the doyen of banking litigation," consultant Hugh Evans is an adroit litigator who is vastly experienced in banking disputes concerning alleged Libor manipulation, mis-selling and fraud. Sources regard him as "a very good technician who is incredibly thorough" and also say: "He knows what he is doing and is always a pleasure to work with."

Hugh has also appeared on BBC television and radio as an expert legal commentator.