The 2014 edition of Chambers UK, the leading independent UK legal directory, has been published and Stevens & Bolton LLP has achieved a number of top tier rankings, with both corporate and dispute resolution also gaining recognition as “national leaders (outside of London)”.
The firm has been ranked in 17 practice areas, with banking and finance, construction, corporate/M&A, dispute resolution, employment, environment, IT, IP, private client, restructuring/insolvency and tax all gaining top tier ranking in the South. In addition, no fewer than 33 individual S&B lawyers were singled out as leaders in their field - a record number.
The 2013 edition of The Legal 500 (the independently researched guide to the UK legal profession) has also been recently published and once again selects Stevens & Bolton LLP as a regional heavyweight, being recommended in 22 practice areas, with top tier ranking in Commercial Litigation, Corporate and Commercial, Employment, Environment, Intellectual Property, IT and Telecoms and Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate.
Ken Woffenden, Michael Frisby, Nick Acomb, Richard Baxter, Keith Syson, Richard King and Valerie Fogleman are picked out as leading individuals in the region with many other Stevens & Bolton LLP lawyers recommended and referred to in the commentary.