Leading the way in the Legal 500

On behalf of Attwaters Jameson Hill posted on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

This year’s Legal 500 directory results showcase the exceptional talent Attwaters Jameson Hill has to offer its clients.

Our Family team was highlighted as being “highly experienced” and providing “excellent client care”. The directory also noted that the department is “able to represent clients in family finance work, private law children work and care work to an extremely high standard”. Partner, and Head of Family Law, Joyti Henchie, was listed as a ‘Leading Individual’, with the directory commenting that she’s a, “standout lawyer” who goes “above and beyond the call of duty for her clients”. Associate Solicitor, Louise Eady, was recognised as a ‘Next Generation Lawyer’. Find out more about our Family department 

The Medical Negligence department, headed up by “enthusiastic” team lead Madeline Seibert, was listed as being “consistently excellent”. The team handle claims relating to cerebral palsy, misdiagnosis and failed surgery claims and has also developed niche expertise regarding negligence and suicide in psychiatric units. Read more about how our Medical Negligence team can help you.

Mark Stigwood, Partner and Head of Corporate, Company & Commercial, achieved a ranking as a ‘Next Generation Lawyer’, due to his “great technical knowledge and excellent customer care”. The department focuses especially on private equity finance, M&A, management buyouts, reorganisations and joint ventures. Find out more about how we can help our Commercial clients.

Our Dispute Resolution department is headed up by “experienced and intuitive” Associate Solicitor, Leanne Philp who specialises in contentious probate, professional negligence against professional service firms and landlord and tenant disputes, to name but a few. The department houses the expertise of Charlotte Woolven-Brown, who “has the experience and acumen of a City commercial litigator”. Read more about our Dispute Resolution offering.

The Wills, Trusts & Probate department has “a good strong team with a wealth of experience”. They advise high-net-worth, elderly and mentally vulnerable clients, as well as funding for care fees by local authorities. Click for full details of our Wills, Trusts & Probate services.

Sheenagh Parsons’ Personal Injury department was noted as being “extremely able, experienced and approachable”. The team handle both national and international claims relating to road traffic accidents, stress, bullying, product liability, industrial diseases etc. Partner, Joanne Westbrook, Litigation Executive, Sebastian Jakubowski, and Associate, Elaine Prewer were given particular mention for their expertise. Find out more about our Personal Injury services.

Our Planning team act for local authorities, private individuals, planning consultants and property developers on the full scope of planning and development issues, both contentious and non-contentious. The Legal 500 stated that the team “provides timely and measured advice, based on a wealth of experience” and is “very good at making planning applications in difficult cases”. Consultant for Attwaters Jameson Hill, and founding Partner, Rob Jameson, achieved recognition as a ‘Leading Individual’, as someone who “is always able to identify key issues”, and Salvatore Amico, the department head, was noted for his “consistently helpful and clear responses”. Find out more about our Planning services.

Associate Solicitor, Hannah Collins, and the Commercial Property department received praise in this year’s rankings. The team give advice on transactions, leases, investment, property management, secured lending, site assembly and planning. Hannah was listed as a ‘Next Generation Lawyer’.

Many more of our solicitors were mentioned by name in the directory results, demonstrating their expertise and dedication to their clients.

Managing Partner, Andrew Flannagan, said “This year’s Legal 500 results are a triumph once again. Our staff continue to excel in their work and devote themselves to achieving excellent results for their clients”.

Awards and Accolades

  • acn clinical negligence
  • acn conveyancing quality
  • acn family law
  • acn family law advanced
  • Lexcel
  • AVMA
  • solicitors_regulation
  • Mindful Employer
  • Resolution Specialist