Top tier Family team leads SA Law’s celebration of successful 2017 legal directory results

Wed 11th Oct 2017

The Family team has been ranked as a top tier leading law firm in the latest edition of the Legal 500’s UK legal sector research, reinforcing the team’s position as a centre of excellence for advice to families across the northern Home Counties and London.

Legal 500 has been analysing the capabilities of law firms around the world for 29 years, assessing their strengths annually to provide an up-to-date vision of the global legal market.

Legal 500 researchers cited the Family team’s 'excellent reputation in the area of family law.’
It goes on to say: 

"The team is ‘professional, knowledgeable and sensitive to the needs of its clients’. The practice is noted for its expertise in complex and sensitive child-related cases, and also handles financial matters, international relocation and civil partnership breakdowns. The ‘phenomenal’ Marilyn Bell heads the practice, advising on high net-worth financial cases, multi-party childcare matters, domestic violence and public children law matters. ‘Rising star’ Kiran Beeharry is ‘very good with finance-related cases, particularly those involving companies and pensions’, and Ruth Abrams focuses on matters with an international element.

"We are delighted to be recognised as a leader in the region,” comments Marilyn Bell, Head of the Family Law team. “We continue to work hard to provide an exceptional service to clients, delivered with sensitivity and understanding. The Legal 500 result proves that the time we invest in continually improving our service has a direct positive impact on our clients.”

Further afield, SA Law’s other teams were extremely well reviewed by the Legal 500 research, with of SA Law’s legal experts highlighted for their excellence. Alongside other top tier rankings for Commercial Litigation, SA Law also received rankings in sport, employment, commercial property, corporate and property litigation. Find out more about other SA Law departments results here.

“Thank you to all of SA Law’s clients and intermediaries who agreed to be interviewed by the Legal 500 researchers,” adds Managing Partner Steve Ryan. “We are extremely grateful for your support, and are delighted that our service continues to be recognised as among the best in the country.”

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