The family team are celebrating a promotion to Tier 1, making them one of the top four practices in Essex and the best in their home boroughs of Havering and Brentwood.
Catherine Polli heads up the team which were called “highly efficient and professional with a solid reputation that continues to go from strength to strength in terms of the quality of its work and providing excellent representation for its clients“.
Legal 500 is widely seen as the definitive list of best legal practices around the world. The UK rankings are split into regions and are carefully selected after rigorous assessment including client interviews.
The employment team are also delighted to have moved up the rankings, beating the local competition to be named the best in Havering and Brentwood. Alex Pearce was named a ‘next generation lawyer’ and the team were deemed a “very practical, forward-thinking, responsive and reliable employment practice that is noted for its professionalism in all areas”.
A total of ten practice areas were recommended for excellence in the South East region – pretty much every practice area that has a Legal 500 category;