Firm News | 7.10.21
Trio of Wansbroughs’ law teams rank in The Legal 500 Solicitors 2022 edition
Wansbroughs Solicitors are once again delighted to be recommended in the 2022 edition of The Legal 500 referral guide.
Solicitors from Wansbroughs’ Private Client and Commercial teams were recognised for their extremely professional, personal service and consistent approach to their wealth of clients.
In addition, Wansbroughs are thrilled to announce the selection of the Family team to this prestigious edition. The Family Team join The Legal 500 Solicitors 2022 for the first time and were highly praised for their superb client care and attention to detail.
The Family team cover a breadth of public family work as well as representing high-value individuals in matters relating to divorce and separation. Naomi Owen and Jeremy Tier who lead the team are described as ‘outstandingly professional,’ ‘going above and beyond’ with Naomi recognised as a ‘superb role model’ in client care. Matthew Roberts was also recommended as another key lawyer within Wansbroughs’ Family team.
The Private Client team, ranked tier 3, provide a wide range of expert advice and guidance in matters relating to complex wills, trusts, tax and probate matters through to large estate planning.
The Private Client team pride themselves on delivering a first-class service, whilst maintaining a friendly and approachable demeanour and this is reflected throughout their continued client support and excellent testimonials. Tax specialist Alan Ciechan leads the team, closely supported by key lawyer Anna Wensley Stock who are described as ’highly knowledgeable’ with a ‘willingness to standout’. Also commended were Kathryn Smith Cowap, Jennifer Vooght and Emily Anderson (promoted to partner in May 2020).
‘The main difference is always the people, specifically Anna Wensley Stock and her team. Anna and her team are always approachable and focus on client needs first. The team is highly knowledgeable and keeps itself up to date with the changes in legal practice.’
The Commercial Property team services clients in the healthcare, renewables and development sectors, dealing with a wide variety of real estate matters. Their consistent support, technical guidance and efficiency to client matters rank them a tier 3 team.
Practice Head Neil Patterson and key lawyers Jonathan Bruton; Laura Ingram Hill and Christopher Ware facilitate working as a team to ‘discuss ideas’ and to ‘resolve problems quickly,’ on behalf of their clients.
To have three teams achieve Legal 500 status for 2022 is a huge accolade for the Wiltshire law firm and reflects the outstanding effort and high quality work the entire firm continues to deliver to each and every client.
As well as three teams achieving Legal 500 status, Wansbroughs has 22 individual solicitors achieving Legal 500 status, recognising them as leading individuals within their fields.
The rankings and recognition of particular individuals are the result of detailed analysis of firm submissions, as well as countless interviews with clients and industry peers by the guide’s extremely experienced panel.