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wass patriciaPatricia Wass, Consultant and Head of Foot Anstey's Mental Capacity team has been elected as the next chair of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) Worldwide, the professional association for practitioners that has 20,000 members in nearly 100 countries dealing with family inheritance and succession planning. This prestigious position is in recognition of her global leadership as well as her professional expertise advising families across generations.

Tags: Clinical NegligenceMental CapacityPrivate Wealth2016

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UK awards 2017 shortlistedThe Islamic Finance team at Foot Anstey has been shortlisted by the Legal 500 in their 2017 Awards. The team is highlighted within the Finance (Specialism) category, alongside other leading specialist finance practices at global elite firms including Latham & Watkins (high yield), Allen & Overy (asset finance), Reed Smith (commodities) and Slaughter & May (investment grade debt).

Tags: Islamic Finance2016

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Foot AnsteyBristol MediaPremier UK Law Firm Foot Anstey is now one of the preferred legal suppliers to Bristol Media, one of the UK’s strongest creative communities.

Together, this new collaboration will help media businesses not only get insight, support and training when needed but also open the door for new opportunities ultimately supporting this area of strength within the South West economy.


Top 100 law firm Foot Anstey has been named Law Firm of the Year at the Bristol Law Society Awards for the second time in three years. The award was in recognition of the firm's client-centric approach and impressive growth.


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HETHERINGTON CliveIn the latest in a series of recent high profile appointments, Foot Anstey continues to build its sector experience with the appointment of Clive Hetherington as an Advisor to the firm, particularly focused on the Banking & Financial Services sector.


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On 6 October 2016 Foot Anstey hosted a 'Question Time' style panel debate focusing on how the rural business community should prepare for the future post the Brexit decision.

The event was particularly timely following the recent Conservative party conference and the first indication of a timeline for exiting the EU. The event was attended by over 80 rural business leaders and influencers.

Tags: Private WealthAgriculture2016

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Premier law firm Foot Anstey is currently celebrating after the quality of its training offered to trainee solicitors was confirmed to be of the highest standard by Lex 100, as well as retaining 100% of the latest trainee solicitors to have completed their two year training contract with the firm.


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Anna Parker, senior associate at leading law firm Foot Anstey and a member of the international private wealth team, has been shortlisted in the category Lawyer of the Year (Regional) in this year's CityWealth Future Leaders Awards.

These awards recognise the leading professionals in the wealth sector and highlight tomorrow's leaders of industry. 


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SANKEY PaulFoot Anstey has appointed Paul Sankey as Partner in the firm's clinical negligence group, further expanding its offering across the areas of clinical negligence, mental capacity and personal injury. Paul joins from a leading London based law firm, Slater and Gordon, and led one of the largest clinical negligence teams in the city.

Tags: Clinical Negligence2016

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The publishing of major independent research guide Legal 500 2016 has confirmed the continued progress of premier law firm Foot Anstey over the past 12 months.

Tags: Real EstateReputation ManagementUK Private WealthMedia2016


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