Another Derby law firm is making the city proud by announcing its placing within 14 specialist areas of the Legal 500.
Bondholder law firm Smith Partnership has received its best Legal 500 results ever with Crime, Family and Childcare all being ranked as Tier 1 in the East Midlands.
A special congratulations to Muctar Johal who has been given a special nomination of "Leading Individual" in the Family Law and Childcare category - Muctar is regarded as "an excellent advocate".
The firm has ranked in the following 14 categories:
- Corporate and Commercial: Corporate and Commercial, Nottingham and Derby - Tier 3
- Crime, Fraud and Licensing: Crime, Fraud - Tier 2 (first ever submission)
- Crime, Fraud and Licensing: Crime, General - Tier 1
- Dispute Resolution: Commercial Litigation, Nottingham and Derby - Tier 3
- Dispute Resolution: Debt Recovery - Tier 2
- Finance: Insolvency and Corporate Recovery - Tier 3
- Human Resources: Employment - Tier 3
- Private Client: Contentious Trusts and Probate - Tier 3
- Private Client: Childcare - Tier 1 plus Leading Individual
- Private Client: Family - Tier 1
- Real Estate: Commercial Property, Nottingham and Derby - Tier 3
- Real Estate: Property Litigation - Tier 3 (first ever submission)
- TMT: Sport - Tier 2 (first ever submission)
- Transport: Transport - Tier 2 (first ever submission)