12th Oct 2017

Legal 500 UK 2017 – Outstanding Rankings for Family Law in Partnership

The leading legal directory, Legal 500 UK, has announced its latest assessments and rankings of law firms. Family Law in Partnership Ltd has received outstanding rankings for both our family law practice and our family mediation practice.

“With ‘a formidable team that thinks outside the box’, Family Law in Partnership Ltd is ‘an excellent boutique family firm that is at the forefront of ADR in family law but is also able to litigate. The team has all-round great expertise’.

Legal 500 has ranked four of our directors and one of our consultants as leading individuals in the sphere of family law – David Allison, Gillian Bishop, Pamela Collis, James Pirrie and Bradley Williams – and has recommended a further six of our specialist family and divorce lawyers for family law. Directors Helen Greenfield and Elizabeth Fletcher are named as Next Generation Lawyers.

As far as our family mediation practice is concerned, Legal 500 has again ranked Family Law in Partnership as the only tier one firm for family mediation.

With a number of ‘leaders in the field’, Family Law in Partnership Ltd ‘has been at the vanguard of ADR in family law for a long time and is completely immersed in its development. It has a strong mediation practice and is referred work by many of the leading law firms’. The firm fields 14 family mediators who offer all types of family mediation from sole and co-mediation to child-inclusive mediation. Clients include numerous celebrities, City professionals and middle-income to ultra-high-net-worth individuals.”

Our Head of Mediation Dominic Raeside and full time mediator and family consultant Ruth Smallacombe are joined by directors David Allison, Gillian Bishop and James Pirrie as leading individuals for family mediation. Meanwhile directors Helen Greenfield and Bradley Williams are also recommended for family mediation.

Legal 500 UK 2017 provides the most comprehensive worldwide coverage currently available on legal services and offers the definitive judgement of law firm capabilities.