12 November 2018

Forsters wins prestigious STEP Private Client Award

Forsters has won the Private Client Legal Team of the Year (midsize firm) category at the 2018 STEP Private Client Awards.

Forsters was presented with the award at the STEP Private Client Awards which took place in London on 7 November. The Private Client Legal Team of the Year (midsize firm) category, had a strong set of finalists, with Forsters shortlisted alongside Bilzin Sumberg, Collas Crill, Ridley & Hall Solicitors, and Wedlake Bell.

Held by STEP, the worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations, the awards are highly regarded as a celebration of excellence across the private client world. All entries go through a rigorous, practitioner-led judging process to select the best in the industry. The Judges said: “Forsters’ entry demonstrates that dedication to one’s clients is the best way to grow. Their strong, collegiate team is committed to learning and development, and generously share their knowledge through participation in many industry events and programs.”

“We are delighted to be recognised by the Private Client industry with this award” said Patrick Harney, Head of Private Client at Forsters.

“It is particularly meaningful to us as the judges highlighted our dedication to our clients as a key reason for our win. The Private Client team at Forsters are proud to be long term trusted advisors for our clients, in many cases over generations.”

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