Legal 500, the leading guide to law firms in the UK, has recognised Baines Wilson as one of the North West’s leading law firms, with the guide recognising four practice areas, all of which are core departments for the firm. Corporate, Commercial Property, Employment, Dispute Resolution and Litigation were all recognised for the North West / Lancashire.
To compile their list, Legal 500 conduct independent in-depth research including interviews with clients in order to benchmark the very best law firms in the UK.
Baines Wilson receives high praise across the board for its culture and approach in the guide. Client’s comment that the firm’s Dispute Resolution team is ‘very much the client’s right hand man, and adopts a can-do approach to dispute resolution’ and the employment team are praised as ‘fantastic, extremely approachable, down to earth and accommodating.’
Sean Logue, Head of Partnership at Baines Wilson commented: “To see our key practice areas recognised by this prestigious guide is a reflection of the excellent work carried out firm-wide and testament to the excellent results we achieve on behalf of clients.”
The firm also gained widespread recognition in Cumbria, with three departments recognised in the guide’s top band, band 1, and three lawyers, Sean Logue, Duncan Harty and Elizabeth Black, featured as leading individuals – the only Cumbrian specialists in their area to make the elite list.