Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has been spotlighted for its quality of client service and specialist knowledge in The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners UK guides for 2024, leading directories for law firms in the UK.
WBD has been recommend in 82 practice areas across the UK in The Legal 500, including 31 top tier rankings, alongside a further 54 areas in the Chambers and Partners guide where the firm has achieved 14 tier one ranks.
The firm was noted across all geographical areas for its dedication to client care and breadth of specialist expertise throughout the directories, which are curated following detailed submissions, client feedback and independent research.
Individual members of the firm were also recognised within the guides, with 15 featured within Legal 500's 'Hall of Fame' – partners regarded as being at the very pinnacle of the profession.
An additional 43 lawyers have been listed as "Leading Individuals", 14 have been classed as "Next Generation Partners" and 21 as "Rising Stars" in The Legal 500, while 106 of the firm's lawyers were regarded as leading in their specific fields in the Chambers and Partners UK.
A total of 23 lawyers were named within the top tier of the directory, which aims to highlight the leading individuals providing guidance within their specific field.
The 2024 guides follows the earlier release of Chambers' High Net Worth guide, which focuses specifically on international private wealth market and where WBD achieved a top tier ranking for its expertise within the North East.