We are delighted to announce that in the latest edition of the Legal 500 guide, which was published on 30 September 2021, we have been ranked as a top tier firm in 6 practice areas and recommended in 30 practice areas.
Overall, 8 of our lawyers are listed in the elite 'Leading Lawyers' group, 4 of our Partners are listed in the 'Next Generation Lawyers' group and 8 of our Associates are listed in the 'Rising Stars' group.
Some of our top tier firm practice areas include Employment in Dorset, Devon and Cornwall, Corporate and Commercial in Dorset, Devon and Cornwall and Contentious Trusts and Probate in the South West region.
Beyond the numbers, it has been great to see some of the excellent feedback from our clients on our lawyer's advisory work. A recurring theme throughout is that all our ranking teams have shown how personable, knowledgeable and invaluable they are to our client's questions and legal issues, taking the time to understand our client's businesses and act on behalf of their best interests. It is incredibly encouraging to see so many of our clients give unprompted positive feedback.
The Legal 500 commentary on our rankings: "A total of 65 lawyers are mentioned by name in Legal 500 UK commentary for their standout contribution to respective practices."
You can find a full list of our rankings and see what our clients had to say about us on the Legal 500's website by clicking either of the two links below:
What our clients said about us
‘The team know our business well; they respond to our needs and the wider team are knowledgeable on the issue if the main contact is unavailable.’
‘This team has a great knowledge of our sector and are arguably industry leading.’
‘We felt the team guided us through a unique and traumatic experience. We found them sympathetic to all our needs and concerns.’
‘Broad range of expertise with experience across the team which makes me confident when introducing my clients. Professional client-focused approach based on understanding perspectives across both sides of the desk. Open, frank and honest. Foot Anstey have worked well with our other advisors to complete projects in which they are involved and have been proactive in progressing and resolving issues to get to a conclusion.’
‘Foot Anstey provide client-centric and solution focused plans and adapt to changes in-brief extremely effectively. The team is innovative and deeply embedded in working with charity values and behaviours.’
‘Foot Anstey are our go-to solicitors, they have a wide range of knowledge and experience and are also willing to look outside the box for a solution.’