A year of exceptional performance by the Slater Heelis family team has been recognised in the latest rankings from Chambers and Partners.
The team led by partner Mark Heptinstall retained its prestigious Band 2 ranking with partner Patricia Robinson joining Mark, Kim Aucott and Phillip Rhodes as Ranked Lawyers in the Manchester and Surrounds district.
Slater Heelis also retained its rankings in the North West for its corporate/M&A team in Band 3 and real estate in Band 5.
Head of corporate, Simon Wallwork, was ranked as a leading individual in Band 2 and Will Henson, head of commercial property was included as a notable individual.
Ken Salmon was also noted in Senior Statespeople for his work in the construction team.
Chambers and Partners is the leading independent guide to the legal profession. The directory provides a comprehensive analysis of law firms across the UK and provides buyers of legal services reliable and up-to-date recommendations for top performing firms and individuals.
Chris Bishop, managing partner at Slater Heelis, said: “Chambers rankings are decided by 85 experienced researchers so to be recommended is a huge achievement. It will give our clients confidence and peace of mind their legal affairs are in safe hands.
“The feedback from the researchers has been extremely positive and I am heartened to see strong evidence of our people making a real positive difference to our clients’ lives and businesses.”
Chambers comments on Slater Heelis included:
“They are very resolution-minded and very mindful of how to work with families during separation. The firm provides ‘good-quality advice’ that is ‘focused and strategic.’” Family Team
“Everyone who we have met in the firm has been delightful to work with. All the staff give you the feeling that they care for their clients and that you are important to them." Corporate Team
"Hardworking, pleasant and efficient, the firm ‘delivers on time’ and ‘takes the time to understand our business requirements and objectives.’" Real Estate Team
Slater Heelis one of the longest established law firms in Manchester with offices in the city centre, Sale and Timperley.
"The feedback from the researchers has been extremely positive and I am heartened to see strong evidence of our people making a real positive difference to our clients' lives and businesses."
Chris Bishop, managing partner, Slater Heelis