Boodle Hatfield’s ‘market leading’ reputation has elevated in Legal 500

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04 Oct 2023

Boodle Hatfield’s ‘market leading’ reputation has elevated in the Legal 500 UK 2024

Boodle Hatfield has retained and grown its leading rankings in the newest edition of the Legal 500 UK Guide.

Within the new guide, the firm’s Family and Divorce law practice have been elevated to tier two, where they were noted for their reputation for ‘blue-sky thinking’, going on to say they are ‘a force to be reckoned with’. Alongside this promotion, the firm’s ‘highly respected’ ‘standout’ teams have retained top tier status in seven other categories, affirming its position as one of London’s leading law firms.

Following an extensive independent research and analysis, the latest edition of Legal 500 UK, published on 4 October 2023, highlights the firm amongst the top tier of firms for Agriculture & Estates (London and Oxford), Art & Cultural Property, Contentious Trusts & Probate, Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate (London), Personal Tax, Trusts & Probate (Thames Valley), and Residential Property. The firm also continues to be ranked highly for its Corporate and Real Estate practices.

The guide commends the ‘exceptional world class’ firm for its ‘vibrant and innovative teams, who are a dream to deal with and commercially excellent’. It goes on to highlight the ‘bench strength’ amongst its practices, noting that Boodle Hatfield ‘should be on the shortlist of any prospective client seeking a top flight London firm’. The guide describes its experts as ‘supernovas in the London galaxy of private client lawyers’ and commends them for their ability to ‘tackle any knotty issue in a technically competent but human way’.

Along with the uplift, the firm saw a record number of 28 individuals ranked, acknowledging the teams’ emerging talent and unparalleled expertise. The guide saw 15 Partners listed as “Leading Individuals”, seven as “Next Gen Partners” and five lawyers as “Rising Stars”, along with featuring three Partners in the “Hall of Fame”.

The Legal 500 UK 2024 guide is now available. Please click here to view the firm’s full profile.