City law firm Druces is delighted to have been recommended in 12 legal categories in the latest edition of Legal 500, (2020) which has just been published, together with commendations for a number of our lawyers.
Legal 500 highlights a number of areas for particular praise, including:
Druces’ lawyers recognised by Legal 500 include:
Charles Avens ‘is very approachable and professional’;
Christopher Axford ‘is very responsive and explains issues clearly, while also being extremely professional and making us feel very valued’;
David Bennett ‘is a standout commercial lawyer. Provides succinct and focused advice on all commercial areas. He has the gravitas and experience for all levels of M&A‘;
Nicholas Brent ‘has been incredibly supportive, providing clear advice and guidance. He is accessible and responsive and able to explain options clearly and concisely’;
Rachel Brown ‘is always fast to respond, and honest and balanced in her advice’.
Karen Chapman ‘is consistently excellent. Her approach is commercial and pragmatic, yet strong where and when required’;
Adrian Footer is ‘consistently on the ball with good sound technical advice; very approachable and commercial‘;
Helen Freely ‘is an excellent solicitor. She is always available, efficient, knowledgeable and wise in her dealings with me as a client‘;
Julian Johnstone is praised for his ‘deep technical knowledge, which, combined with his vast experience produces advice, which is both clever and pragmatic’;
Suzanne Middleton-Lindsley ‘has proved to be very diligent in her approach to property purchases – she is always available when required for high level and strategic advice’;
Charles Spragge is ‘a real asset, who is sensible and sensitive in his handling of clients’;
Dominic Traynor ‘is very knowledgeable on corporate and governance matters. He is particularly commercially savvy. He is good at finding solutions to problems and is very personable and reliable’;
For a complete run down of Druces’ performance and associated commentary from Legal 500, please visit our Legal 500 page.