Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Chambers Europe and Legal 500 are the two most prestigious companies that research and assess the best of European law firms and publish their renowned Law Guides every year. We are delighted with the feedback they received from our clients and we share some of it below.
“The team has a clear understanding of the process and brings an acquired wisdom to the table, which allows for expediency and efficiency.”
“The team asks the right questions upfront and explains the laws and issues in a way that I will understand.” Chambers Europe 2015
Energy and natural resources
“These lawyers have a very deep understanding of this area, with knowledge of energy sector regulations and policy as well as the law.” Alice Whittaker has “an encyclopaedic knowledge of all things environmental.” Chambers Europe 2015
“I like that the firm has high-calibre lawyers but without the big-firm mentality – the expertise is there, but it’s a smaller, friendlier, really client-focused firm.” Chambers Europe 2015
Media and Telecoms
Philip Lee has ’first rate knowledge of the television and film sector’. Legal 500 2015
Practice head Rachel Minch ’combines academic excellence with exceptional people skills’. Legal 500 2015
Market commentators describe recent hire Kerri Crossen as a “fantastic” public procurement lawyer, with notable experience of construction projects.
Jonathan Kelly focuses on project finance and PPP. According to impressed clients, “he is friendly, quickly gets to the crux of the issue, and has a solid knowledge of several sectors.” Chambers Europe 2015
Planning and Environment
Philip Lee is a first tier firm. The practice ‘cannot be surpassed’. Practice head Alice Whittaker is ‘one of Ireland’s leading planning and environmental practitioners’. Legal 500 2015
Clients describe Gavin McGuire, head of tax at Philip Lee, as “definitely one of the best lawyers I have worked with. He’s great to talk to, and makes his clients feel at ease.” Chambers Europe 2015