Accolades & awards

Best law firm - Tax and trust
Wealthadviser

Top Tier - Padua
The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 edition

Leading Firm in Commercial, Corporate M&A, Dispute Resolution, Tax, Industry Focus - Food, Luxury Goods
The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 edition

Wealth Management Law Firm of the Year
LegalCommunity Tax Awards 2017

Top Law Firms 2017
Eprivateclient

Leading Firm
Chambers UK 2017

Contentious Trust and Estates Team of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2016 | 17

Leading Firm
Chambers USA 2016

Best Tax/Accountancy Team
WealthBriefing Asia Hong Kong Awards 2016

Family Law Firm of the Year - Full service
Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2016

Japan Tax Firm of the Year
International Tax Review - Asia Tax Awards 2016

Leading Firm
The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 edition

  

Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms – Hong Kong 2016 (First Tier)
Doyles Guide

  

Contentious Trust and Estates Team of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2015 | 16

  

Top ranked for private client, wealth management, tax and international
Chambers and Partners Asia 2016

  

Luxury & Fashion
TopLegal Industry Awards

  

Finalist
TopLegal Awards 2015 - Best place to work award

 

Finalist
TopLegal Awards 2015 - Studio dell'anno - Innovazione

  

Top Law Firms for Training Contracts & Vacation Schemes 2015-16
AllAboutLaw Annual Top Law Firms awards

  

Law Firm of the Year 2015
LegalCommunity Finance & Tax Awards 2015

  

Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year
ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2015

 

Best Legal Information Service (Commercial Sector)
Lexis Library Awards 2015

 

Top 100
The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For (2012 - 2016)

 

Leading Firm
The Legal 500 EMEA 2015 edition

 

Leading Firm
Chambers Asia Pacific 2015

 

Private Client Law Firm of the Year
PAM Awards 2015

 

Law firm of the Year Hong Kong
IFC Awards 2015
 

Law firm of the Year Switzerland
IFC Awards 2015

 

Leading Firm
Chambers UK 2015

 

Best place to work award
TopLegal Awards 2014

 
The Law Society Excellence Awards 2014

Focused on success - highly commended
The Law Society Excellence Awards 2014
 

 
The Lawyer Awards

Private Wealth Team of the Year 2014
The Lawyer Awards
 

Effective Legal Team

Effective Legal Team
Family Wealth Report Awards 2014

Effective Legal Team, Wealth Briefing Asia Hong Kong Awards 2014

Effective Legal Team
Wealth Briefing Hong Kong Asia 2014

Best Law Firm 2014, New Haven (Employee Benefits, ERISA Law and Tax Law) and New York (Non-Profit/Charities Law and Trusts & Estates Law)

Best Law Firm
Best Law Firm 2014, New Haven - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law and Tax Law and New York - Non-Profit/Charities Law and Trusts & Estates Law

Leading Firm

Leading Firm
Chambers USA 2014

eprivateclient Top 25 Law Firms 2014

Top 25 Law Firm
Eprivateclient Top 25 Law Firms 2014

Guida Top Legal 2014

Leading Firm (Litigation)
Guida Top Legal 2014

Best Overall Law Firm

Best Overall Law Firm
Private Asset Management Awards 2014

Chambers Asia Pacific 2014

Leading Firm
Chambers Asia Pacific 2014

M&A Tax Team of the Year - USA
Acquisition International Tax Awards 2014

Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards - Law Firm of the Year

Law Firm of the Year
Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards 2014

Legal 500 United Kingdom 2013 - Leading Firm

Leading Firm
Legal 500 United Kingdom 2013

Chambers Global - Leading Firm 2013

Leading Firm

Chambers Global 2013

Private Client Practitioner

Private Client Practitioner
Top 25 Law Firms 2013

Legal 500 - Leading Firm 2013

Leading Firm
Legal 500 EMEA 2013

Top Ranked - Chambers Asia Pacific 2012

Leading Firm
Chambers Asia Pacific 2012

Winner - Hong Kong Law Awards

Winner
2012 Hong Kong Law Awards

Lex 100

Recommended Firm
Lex 100

Diversity Access Scheme

Diversity Access Scheme
The Law Society

Top 25 Law Firms 2012

Private Client Practitioner
Top 25 Law Firms 2012

Top Ranked - Leading Firm 2011

Leading Firm
Chambers Asia Pacific 2011

Private Client Practitioner
Top 25 Most Admired Companies 2012

Best Legal Employer

Best Legal Employer
Legal Week 2011

British Swiss Business Awards Winner

Company of the year
British Swiss Business Awards 2011

Leading Firm - Legal 500 2011

Leading Firm
Legal 500 2011

Law firm of the year - Spears Wealth Management Awards

Law firm of the year (Tax and Trust)
Spear's Wealth Management Awards 2011

Winner - STEP Private Client

John Riches - Trusted Advisor of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2011/12

Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year
The Macallan ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2011

Family/Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year
Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2011

Finalist
The New York Enterprise Report Best Accountants and Attorneys for Growing Business Awards

Shortlisted
The Lawyer HR Awards 2011

Top Ranked - Chambers Asia - Leading Firm 2010

Leading Firm
Chambers Asia 2010

Family/Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year and International Law Firm of the Year
Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2010

North American Team Of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2009/10

Contentious Trust and Estates Team of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2009/10

Julia Abrey - Elder Client Law Professional of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2009/10

Ranked as a Leading Firm
Chambers UK 2010

20 of the firms lawyers are recommended as leaders in their field
Citywealth Leaders List 2010

Recommended as one of the top 10 law firms to watch in 2010
Asian Legal Business Watchlist 2010

Top ranking in Private Client/Wealth Management
Chambers Asia

Top ranked in Family, Private Client and Contentious Trusts
Chambers UK

Law Firm of the Year (Private Client)
Spear's Wealth Management Awards 2008

Outstanding Contribution to Wealth Management in 2007-8
John Riches
Spear's Wealth Management Awards 2008

Philanthropy Team of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2008/9

Charity Team of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2008/9

Nigel Sprunt wins International Marketing Director of the Year
Legal Marketing Awards 2008

Most Improved Website
Intendance 'Fast 50' Solicitors' Website Awards 2008

Private Client Team of the Year
British Legal Awards 2007

Contentious Trust & Estates Team of the Year
STEP Private Client Awards 2007

Clive Cutbill won an individual award for his outstanding achievement as a member of the team which persuaded HM Treasury of the need to redraft the "beneficial ownership" provisions of the Money Laundering Regulations 2007
STEP Private Client Awards 2007

Professor Paul Matthews won an individual awards for best book for authoring Underhill and Hayton's Law of Trusts and Trustees
STEP Private Client Awards 2007

Specialist Firm of the Year
Legal Week Awards 2007

Private Client Team of the Year
Legal Business Awards 2006 (won by our Family team)

Marketing Team of the Year
Legal Business Awards 2006

Niche Law Firm in recognition of our private client capabilities
Legal Week Awards 2005

Ranked 8th for Good Working Hours
Vault Survey 2008

Ranked 9th for informal training
Vault Survey 2008

Ranked 9th for formal training
Vault Survey 2008

Nominated for 'The Best Vacation Scheme'
Law Careers Net Awards 2007

Ranked 8th by solicitors for Solicitor Satisfaction
Vault Survey 2006

Ranked 1st by London trainees for client contact
Lex Survey 2006

Ranked 2nd for the highest percentage of female equity partners
The Lawyer Career Report Survey 2006

Ranked 1st by assistant solicitors for overall job satisfaction
Legal Week Survey 2005

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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