Tees Law enjoyed widespread success in this year’s Legal 500 directory, adding Private Client - Personal tax, trusts and probate in Essex to the highest Top Tier ranking.
Ian Johnston, Partner and lead of the Private Client team in Tees’ Essex based offices of Chelmsford, Brentwood and Saffron Walden, moved up the rankings becoming a Next Generation Partner. One client commented, “Ian Johnston is a fine example of the ability of the firm to deliver the human approach to what can be very serious discussions.”
The Personal tax, trusts and probate team is described as having an “outstanding reputation for quality” and as being “consummately professional, and yet provide a service which feels warm, friendly and personal. All considerations are covered and delivered in an understandable yet thorough manner.”
In total, 27 different Tees Law practice areas were ranked in the latest update of the world’s leading directory of Law Firms.
Tees Law was delighted to see a total of 8 Leading Individuals, 5 Next Generation Partners and 7 Rising Stars. A staggering 46 of the firm’s solicitors have been listed as Recommended Lawyers with an increase of 16 this year.
Tees Law is a major regional law firm with offices in Bishop’s Stortford, Cambridge, Royston, Saffron Walden, Brentwood and Chelmsford. As part of the local community for over a century, Tees Law has supported clients from generation to generation.
The recurring theme throughout the client testimonials published this year highlights the firm's focus on the client’s needs. An Essex Commercial Property client stated, “The team are great to work with. They all put each case in such high regard. All members of the team are professional and hold your best interest as a client highly.”
Another client praised “A first class firm with many talented individuals. Their client focus, commerciality and friendliness has been outstanding.”
Group Managing Director at Tees Law, Ashton Hunt, commented: “Once again the success and dedication of our teams and individuals shines through in the Legal 500 rankings. I am delighted to see so many practice areas receiving accolades and to have increased our number of Tier 1 rankings. At Tees, we always strive to be renowned experts and provide personal and commercially tailored advice to our clients.”
Catherine Mowat, Senior Partner at Tees Law, who was this year named in the Hall of Fame, added: “This year’s results highlight the diligence and commitment of our highly skilled teams. It is an honour to be named in the Hall of Fame and I would like to thank all of our clients and referrers for their wonderful feedback.”