The guide, which acknowledges the Partners who are at the pinnacle of the profession, highlights individuals who have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. The criteria for entry is to have been recognised by The Legal 500 United Kingdom as one of the elite leading lawyers for eight of the last 10 years (up to and including the 2017 edition).
The following lawyers have been welcomed into the Hall of Fame:
Jonathan Agar, Chief Executive Officer for Birketts, commented: “The Legal 500 Hall of Fame consists of lawyers who have been recommended as leaders in their respective practice areas for eight of the last ten years, so for five of our lawyers to feature is a fantastic achievement and a great accolade.”
Jonathan continued: “Over the years we have cemented our reputation as East Anglia’s premier regional law firm. In last year’s Legal 500 UK rankings (released 11 October 2017) Birketts was recommended as a ‘top-tier firm’ in 36 practice areas and 39 lawyers were listed in the elite 'leading lawyers' list.”