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Chambers & Partner Rankings 2020 – another strong year for IBB

Chambers & Partner Rankings 2020 – another strong year for IBB

Regional heavyweight law firm, IBB Solicitors has another great haul of rankings in the Chambers & Partners 2020 guide to leading UK law firms.

Chambers & Partners, the leading legal directory, released its UK law firm rankings today. Once again, our teams and individual lawyers have been recommended across an impressive number of areas.

Chambers & Partners is the leading independent guide to the legal profession and this year IBB Solicitors has built upon its strong reputation across a large number of practice areas. The directory provide full, in-depth and comprehensive analysis of law firms across the UK and IBB features prominently in the South-East and the Thames Valley (Watford, Uxbridge and surrounds) region in.


Crime, Fraud and Business Crime, Personal Injury, Litigation, Property litigation and Private Wealth Law (HNW) have all retained their impressive Band 1 ranking for the team or named individuals.

John Milner has been recognised as  a ‘Star Individual’ and Chambers have commented that:

[John Milner] maintains a stellar reputation for his representation of individuals in high-profile SFO and FCA investigations.

The firm’s Personal Injury team is described as being ”  Active across an enviable breadth of cases, with particular visibility on historic abuse cases.  ” Malcolm Underhill is praised for

[Malcolm Underhill] is revered as an expert in brain injury and child abuse cases.

Simon Pimlott has been awarded a Band 2 ranking for the first time, giving the PI team an impressive collection of Rankings.

All other teams have maintained their rankings against some impressive competition. Construction, Employment, Litigation, Family & Matrimonial, Real Estate, and Real Estate Litigation have all retain a department ranking in Band 2.

Commentary on the firm’s Construction and Engineering team includes:  “Some things are complex and they have a way of simplifying them in a user-friendly way.”

Feedback to Chambers & Partners from a clients of the The Family and Matrimonial team includes:

IBB Solicitors are a very professional firm. All the staff have a friendly attitude towards us; you get the impression of a small family business but with the back-up of a large company.”

The Corporate and Commercial team held its Band 3 ranking for Corporate/M&A in the very competitive Thames Valley region. Adam Downey also hold his Band 2 individual ranking in this category. Sources of Chambers describe Adam :

 “Adam is extremely personable while understanding the complexities of the processes and personalities that come into play with M&A. He’s calm, clear and concise with his client’s best interest at the core of what he does.”


Notes to Editors

About IBB

IBB is regarded as one of the best  law firms.  The firm’s proactive approach and intuitive understanding of business issues is at the heart of all its client relationships.

The firm provides expertise in property and construction, corporate and commercial, employment, litigation, charity law, wills, trust and probate, contentious probate, family, residential conveyancing, legal defence, personal injury and childcare.

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