17 July 2013

Chambers UK Directory: Forsters increase list of leaders in 2014 edition

In the forthcoming Chambers UK Directory 2014 edition, 22 Forsters lawyers have been selected to appear as leaders in their respective fields. Since 1989, Chambers has been researching the UK legal profession and identifying the leading lawyers and law firms through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients.

In the new edition of the Directory, Forsters is delighted to announce that Emily Exton (Private Client, Contentious Trusts), Craigie Pearson (Hotels & Leisure) and Oliver Wright (Planning) are listed for the first time.

Paul Roberts, Managing Partner said:

"Our firm continues to go from strength to strength. Having delivered double digit increases in revenue and profit, last year saw outstanding results across all areas of the business and we have seen a surge in the number of new instructions and referrals. This combined with the reputation of our partners and senior associates firmly positions Forsters as a leader in the fields of private client and property. Our rankings in the Chambers 2014 guide reflect the skills and experience of our firm."

Forsters' leading experts as ranked by Chambers are as follows:


Shona Alexander Family / Matrimonial
Carole Cook Private Client
Sarah Cook Construction
Ros Cullis Real Estate Litigation
Michael Cunliffe Planning
Smita Edwards Real Estate
Victoria Edwards Real Estate Finance
Emily Exton Private Client – Contentious Trusts
Penny Elliott Agriculture & Rural Affairs/Hotels & Leisure
Howard Gill Real Estate
Magnus Hassett Real Estate
Andrew Lane Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Eugene McMahon Real Estate
Ann Northover Family / Matrimonial
Craigie Pearson Hotels & Leisure
Natasha Rees Real Estate Litigation
David Robinson Private Client
Jonathan Ross Real Estate Litigation
Fiona Smith Private Client
Matthew Swainston Real Estate
Tim Taylor Planning
Oliver Wright Planning

Forsters is also ranked as a leading firm in the following practice areas:

Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Family & Matrimonial
Private Client
Private Client: Contentious Trusts
Real Estate Litigation
Real Estate: Hotels & Leisure
Real Estate


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"Knowing that our clients will be impressed by the service they receive from a nominated solicitor is vital to our long term relationships - the Forsters team repeatedly provide an exemplary service."
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