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Boyes Turner takes swathe of top tier rankings in prestigious and independent Legal 500
11 October 2017

We are are pleased to announce that we have secured a swathe of top rankings in the independent Legal 500 rankings, released today. Nine of our teams achieved the highest possible ranking amongst South East based firms in the prestigious directory.

22 lawyers were “Recommended” and six were awarded coveted “Leading Individual” status, 11 were named as “Next Generation Lawyers”, a new status that recognises up-and-coming individuals.

Our Commercial Litigation team was among those singled out for praise, with the assessors writing that Boyes Turner is “head and shoulders above the competition”, and “punching far above its weight” in complex litigation. In our Corporate and Commercial field, the firm’s “unrivalled level of service and value for money”, and work for international and global clients was highlighted.

In Employment, the assessor wrote that “regional leader” Boyes Turner is a “safe pair of hands” for a range of work, including tribunal litigation, TUPE transfers and matters arising out of corporate transactions.

Remarking on Commercial Property, the body wrote that with its “strong local presence and profile in the Thames Valley”, Boyes Turner excels in everything from land developments to landlord and tenant work.

Also recognised was the “very strong personal injury team” and the clinical negligence team’s huge amount of expertise in handling all kinds of claim.

Andrew Chalkley, Partner and CEO of Boyes Turner comments: “To achieve such a large number of top rankings is an outstanding recognition of our work at Boyes Turner. These excellent results should underline to our valued clients that we are focused on building market-leading teams through the strategic appointment of excellent lawyers”.

The Legal 500 is widely regarded as the clients’ guide to the best law firms and top lawyers in the UK. One of the legal industry’s leading independent assessors of excellence, its research is based on feedback from clients, submissions from law firms, interviews with leading lawyers and a team of researchers who have unrivalled experience in the market.

The Legal 500 assessors awarded Boyes Turner Tier 1 status amongst South East firms as follows:

  • Across the board in Technology, Media and Telecoms (including IT and Telecoms; Media and Entertainment; and Intellectual Property).
  • Commercial Property
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment
  • Insolvency and corporate recovery
  • Clinical Negligence
  • Personal Injury

For more information please contact Claire Rason, Head of Marketing and Business Development on [email protected].

Consistent with our policy when giving comment and advice on a non-specific basis, we cannot assume legal responsibility for the accuracy of any particular statement. In the case of specific problems we recommend that professional advice be sought.

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Boyes Turner are proud to have received the following awards and recognition.