Law firm success in Legal 500


Bondholder patent and trade mark attorney firm Swindell & Pearson has been listed as one of the UK’s top intellectual property firms in the 2018 edition of the Legal 500 law firm ranking directory.

The firm’s patent practice was praised for its ability to communicate in a “professional and timely manner” and was noted for having “expertise in a broad range of technical areas with teams that are very knowledgeable in their specialty areas”. Its trade mark practice was praised for providing a “professional and efficient service with a team that is knowledgeable and diligently answers any further questions”.

A record nine of the firm’s attorneys were also personally recommended by their clients. Attorneys were praised for providing “honest advice and constantly striving to maintain technical expertise up to date” and for having “'extremely good knowledge and experience” and providing “high-quality work even in complex situations”.

The Legal 500 UK ranking is an annual publication of leading law firms across regions and sectors. The research is based on feedback from over 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers by a team of researchers who hold significant experience in the legal market.

For a full list of the winners from the Legal 500 see next Tuesday’s eShot.