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IBB Solicitors Achieves High Rankings in Legal 500 2017

IBB Solicitors Achieves High Rankings in Legal 500 2017

Leading South-East law firm IBB Solicitors, based in West London and South Buckinghamshire, has achieved fantastic rankings in the latest edition of The Legal 500.

The Legal 500 is the leading independent guide to the legal profession and this year IBB Solicitors has built upon its strong reputation across many practice areas. The directory provides full, in-depth and comprehensive analysis of law firms across the UK, and IBB Solicitors features prominently in the South-East category.

Tier 1 Highlights

Eight teams have achieved impressive top-tier rankings. The Crime, Employment, Commercial Litigation, and Real Estate teams continue their strong showing in this category, alongside the Commercial Property, Personal Injury, Family and Personal Tax, Trusts and Probates teams who have also been recognised as leading teams in their respective fields.

John Milner of the Crime department is recognised for being “a very experienced, wise and tactically shrewd expert“, as well as being “particularly calm under fire“. IBB has an “excellent” Personal Injury department, operating with “decisive, timely communication, clear direction and attention to detail. Malcolm Underhill and Simon Pimlott are both commended for their “commitment and a high level of understanding of individual clients and their specific needs and expectations“.

Tier 2 Highlights

Achieving recognition in Tier 2 are Corporate and Commercial, Crime: Fraud, Immigration, Charities and not-for-profit and Construction.

IBB’s Corporate and Commercial team is regarded as “excellent in all areas”, and the Construction team is highlighted for their “impressive level of service” alongside their “strong strategic input along with advice on commercial risk”.

Tier 3 Highlights

Noted for their expertise in Tier 3 are the Banking and Finance and Clinical Negligence teams. IBB’s Banking and Finance are recognised for being “one of only a few firms with the specialist knowledge required for the establishment and operation of collective investment schemes”.

Regional Recognition

IBB Solicitors has strengthened its standing in the South East within the Legal 500 rankings through its fantastic eight teams in the competitive top tier, solidifying its status as a regional heavyweight.

Individual Recognition

Listed as ‘Leading Individuals’ are Paul Kite of Commercial Litigation, Juliusz Wodzjanski and Susan Mawson of Commercial Property, and Andrew Olins and Jon Mowbray of Property Litigation. Adam Dowdney also gains recognition for his work with the Corporate and Commercial team,

Recognised as ‘Next Generation Lawyers’ are Sarah Jackson of Commercial Litigation, Simon Pimlott of Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence, and Gemma Coles of the Commercial Property team.


Notes for editors

1) IBB is recognised in the Legal 500 as a South East regional heavyweight.

2) The firm has offices in Uxbridge and Chesham (Bucks). It is a full-service law firm handling complex legal work for both businesses and individuals across four main practice areas — Real Estate, Corporate & Commercial, Private Client and Community Legal Services.