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27 October 2016

Legal 500 win for Charles Russell Speechlys

We are pleased to announce that the Charles Russell Speechlys Employment team have won the award for Legal 500 UK Firm (specialism) of the year 2017: Human resources (Employers and senior executives).

The Legal 500 UK awards are given following many months of thorough research, based on the opinions of the 50,000 in-house lawyers contacted during the last year and the in-depth research that the Legal 500 research team conducts into UK law firms. The awards are unique in the legal industry as they recognise all elements of the legal profession across the UK.

Charles Russell Speechlys has a broad range of skills and experience across the full spectrum of business and personal needs, so we are pleased to see our work reflected in both the Employer and the Senior Executive categories.

Speaking of the award, Michael Powner, Head of the Employment, Pensions and Immigration group, said, “We are delighted to receive this award and thank Legal 500 for their recognition of our dedicated and hard-working team. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our clients for all the interesting and challenging work we support them with, which has been reflected in this award. It is a privilege to work with such great organisations and individuals.”

The Private Client team were also shortlisted for Legal 500 UK Firm (specialism) of the year 2017: Private Client (Personal tax, trusts and probate).