Royds Withy King achieves eight top rankings in Legal 500

By Anita Jaynes on 18 September, 2016

Royds Withy King has achieved eight top tier rankings in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500, the UK’s leading guide to the law.

The firm, which has principal offices in Bath, Swindon, Oxford and London, achieved the highest rankings for its work in six practice areas – Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Commercial Property, Employment, Family, and Contentious Trusts and Probate in the South West, and Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence in the South East.

Five partners from Royds Withy King have been singled out and named as ‘leading lawyers’ for their expertise in various specialist areas of private client and commercial law. They are Paul Rumley for clinical negligence, Louise Hart for personal injury, Stuart Brazington for specialist head and spinal injuries work, Amanda Noyce for contentious probate, and Edward Cooke as one of the top commercial property lawyers on the M4 corridor.

A further 41 lawyers from Royds Withy King are recommended by Legal 500 in their respective practice areas.

Graham Street, Managing Partner of Royds Withy King, said: “We are extremely pleased to have achieved another set of top level rankings as we begin a new chapter, combining the strengths of Withy King and Royds in our newly-merged practice. As Royds Withy King, we are delighted to offer our clients an even better service and choice of specialist lawyers through our network of offices in London, Oxfordshire and the South West. Moving forward, our priority is to consolidate our offering and continue to build a sustainable practice with a focus on organic growth.”

Royds Withy King is a UK Top 100 Law Firm and is ranked 45th in The Sunday Times Best Mid-Sized Companies to Work For in 2016.

Over four million users visit The Legal 500 website each year. Researched annually by an independent and expert team, the guide is published in September and is aimed at buyers of legal services, particularly general and corporate counsel.

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Pictured above: Graham Street, managing partner, Royds Withy King