Overview in East Midlands

Law firm across the East Midlands - which encompasses Nottingham, Derby, Leicester and Northampton - are remaining busy across areas including corporate, commercial property and employment. In Nottingham, Browne Jacobson LLP and Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP are among the standout firms, alongside Freeths LLP, Shakespeare Martineau LLP, Gateley Plc and Nelsons Solicitors Limited. Flint Bishop LLP is the largest firm in Derby, while Howes Percival LLP and Hewitsons are names to note in Northampton. The Leicester market, meanwhile, was recently shaken up by Knights PLC's acquisition of Spearing Waite LLP.