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East Anglia: Insurance

Personal injury: claimant
Personal injury: claimant - ranked: tier 4

Cozens-Hardy LLP

Cozens-Hardy LLP in Norwich is 'a well-respected and sound firm that gets good results in some challenging and high-profile PI cases for its local clients'. One barrister remarks that it is 'a first-rate provincial firm'. Head of the accidents team Damian Short is a PI specialist who has particular expertise in cases involving acquired traumatic brain injury. He is on the panel of brain injury charity and is a member of the Law Society’s Personal Injury Panel. Associate Jane Welsh has 'an excellent, personable and straightforward manner with her clients and witnesses, which enables her to get the best out of them while taking the strain out of litigation; she retains a steely inner core when it comes to her opponents'.

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East Anglia: Private client

Family - ranked: tier 4

Cozens-Hardy LLP

Cozens-Hardy LLP¬†in Norwich is ‚Äėa very solid and sensible firm with a very strong family department with strength in depth, which covers both public and private law‚Äė.¬†The firm has a 40-year history of family law and has three vastly experienced senior lawyers. Collaboratively trained senior principal¬†Jane Anderson¬†is recommended for private matrimonial work and is ‚Äėcalm, constructive and very supportive of her clients‚Äė.¬†Principal¬†Sandra Nunn¬†¬†‚Äėhas a very good reputation in the public law area and is known for her skill and expertise'. Principal¬†Iain White¬†is recommended for¬†childcare matters and high-net-worth financial remedy proceedings.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate: Norwich
Personal tax, trusts and probate: Norwich - ranked: tier 3

Cozens-Hardy LLP

'I have always found the service to be very good and have never had any complaints with them', says a client of Cozens-Hardy LLP. The private client team attracts complex and high-value trusts, estate planning and probate matters from clients based in Norfolk, London and Europe. STEP-accredited principal Michelle Collins, who is highly regarded by her peers, leads a team of eight fee-earners. The team, particularly associate Lisa Greeves, is 'polite, helpful and considerate'.

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East Anglia: Real estate

Commercial property: Norwich
Commercial property: Norwich - ranked: tier 3

Cozens-Hardy LLP

Cozens-Hardy LLP is 'competent and practical, and looks towards agreeing rather than complicating matters'. The commercial property practice receives instructions for disposals and commercial lettings from clients across the UK and from a diverse range of business sectors including retail, industry, leisure and agriculture. Principal Dan Evans handles property transactions for individuals, companies, pensions schemes and charities, and he is praised for 'his practical approach to matters'. Principal Caroline Linsdell is also recommended. Highlights for the practice included the £8m disposal of land for residential development, the refinancing of property portfolios, and disposals for the development of solar farms.

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