12 October 2017

Forsters Private Client team endorsed with top tier status in Legal 500 UK

Forsters is pleased to announce its elevation to the top tier in The Legal 500 UK 2017

The latest edition of Legal 500 UK, published on 11 October 2017 highlights Forsters amongst the top tier of firms for both Private Client and Contentious Trusts and Probate. The directory comments on the team at Forsters LLP as ‘always diligent and courteous, and has superb industry knowledge’. Legal 500 UK refer to Forsters LLP as ‘undoubtedly a "blue-chip" private client firm’, and ‘with the addition of the Gowling WLG team, it is now among the top firms for contentious trust litigation’; it is ‘a well-respected outfit with an ever-increasing presence in the market’.

The publication also recognised the firm's real estate sectors with Property Litigation moving up to tier two and Residential Property being ranked in the second tier for the first time.

Patrick Harney, Partner and head of Private Client at Forsters, said: “We are incredibly delighted to be ranked in the top tier for both Private Client and Contentious Trusts and Probate by Legal 500 UK. We feel this new ranking is testament to the teams’ growing reputation in the evolving private wealth market."

Paul Roberts, Managing Partner at Forsters, said: “The firm's elevation in this year's edition of Legal 500 UK reflects how our performance has strengthened our position and reputation in the UK legal market and confirms that we are continuing to provide our clients with top class service across a wide range of sectors."

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