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asb law LLP

Work 01293 603600
Fax 01293 603666
57100 CRAWLEY-1
Crawley, Maidstone

asb law is an innovative, client-centric UK law and consultancy firm recognised for its resolve to challenge convention and find better ways of delivering legal services.

Over the last few years, asb law has been applying creative techniques and methodologies in delivering legal services that are genuinely suited to client need. The firm's approach combines a genuine investment in client relationships with project management and continuous improvement principles to ensure a relevant and flexible service that is delivered in the most efficient manner.

The firm has transformed its operations from a traditional, service-based model to one that is truly client-centric, in which services are designed around the current and future needs of its target clients. The priorities that the firm sets and measures are centred on maximising the value it can create for clients.

Lawyers are encouraged to imagine that the client is looking over their shoulder watching each activity and to ask themselves whether the client would be prepared to pay for that activity.

The firm's determination to work more effectively is deep-rooted, as is its commitment to innovation, which has been recognised recently by a number of industry commentators through various nominations including the Solicitors Journal Awards, the Managing Partner Forum Awards and a 'stand-out' placing in the Financial Times Top 50 Most Innovative Law Firms in Europe 2016.

Acknowledging the critical part played by motivated and engaged employees in delivering services and achieving business success, asb law's commitment to employee engagement remains one of the four pillars of its strategy. A formalised people engagement plan supports employee ambitions and an innovative rewards programme based on client satisfaction measures ensures alignment with the firm's vision and values.

The firm: Based out of offices in Sussex and Kent, asb law has 17 partners and 141 legal and support staff delivering commercial advice and creating collaborative solutions for a broad client base including UK companies, global businesses with UK interests, public sector and not-for-profit entities, and private individuals and their families.

The firm's growth strategy concentrates on delivering value propositions that are genuinely tailored to the needs of its target client groups.

Types of work undertaken: asb law continues to punch above its weight in the region and has acknowledged experts in various disciplines, including corporate finance, employment, commercial property, intellectual property, regulatory and dispute resolution.

The private client and family teams see a significant number of high-quality referrals from both clients and other professionals as a result of the scale, complexity and quality of its work.

asb law continues to build on its reputation in a number of key market segments which provide the focus for the firm's ongoing development. Specialisms include aviation law, travel law, real estate, manufacturing, technology, financial services, insurance, brain injury and services for vulnerable people.

Travel: asb law works with some of the biggest names in the industry, at home and abroad, across the full spectrum of legal and regulatory issues.

Aviation: specialist legal advice founded on a genuine awareness of the aviation industry. Work encompasses aircraft sales, purchasing, leasing, commercial contracts and contentious work including complex insurance claims.

Vulnerable people: the firm manages and protects the interests of clients who lack the confidence or capacity to look after their own affairs, and the team includes a partner appointed to the Court of Protection panel.

Brain injury: asb law's personal injury team is recognised for its experience in catastrophic injuries, covering rehabilitation as well as compensation, working closely with other professionals to reduce the burden on its clients, their families and carers.

Other offices: Maidstone

  • Number of UK partners: 17
  • Number of other UK fee-earners: 76
  • Breakdown of work %
  • Corporate and commercial: 20
  • Personal injury: 9
  • Property services : 29
  • Family: 7
  • Dispute resolution : 12
  • Employment: 7
  • Tax, trusts and probate: 16

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