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A finance specialist and Associate at top 100 law firm Foot Anstey has joined the board of the Bristol and West of England China Bureau as Director of China Affairs and Initiatives.
Bristol based Lingxi Wang is taking up the voluntary position in the organisation that works to connect the people and businesses of Bristol with the people of China and in particular Bristol’s sister city Guangzhou in Southern China.
Senior Associate Anna Parker, a member of the firm's International private wealth team within the renowned Private Wealth group at top 100 law firm Foot Anstey has been named Lawyer of the Year (Regional) at Citywealth's Future Leaders Awards. The award was in recognition of her career to date, service to clients and her experience and expertise in a niche area of work.
Islamic finance specialists at Foot Anstey have recently advised Rosette Merchant Bank and Naissance Capital on the acquisition of the House of Fraser building in Cardiff by a Jersey SPV for £37m.
Independent research into the legal profession coupled with feedback from clients has resulted in premier law firm Foot Anstey securing another strong showing in a national legal guide, with the number of recognised leading individuals climbing to 41.
Patricia 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.
The 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).
Premier 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.
In 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.
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.