North West: TOP SCORING FIRMS: CLIENT SERVICE™
- Addleshaw Goddard
- Brabners LLP
- Shoosmiths LLP
- Irwin Mitchell
- Forbes Solicitors
- Hill Dickinson LLP
- JMW Solicitors LLP
- Browne Jacobson LLP
- Napthens LLP
- Clarke Willmott LLP
- Clyde & Co LLP
- DTM Legal LLP
- Keoghs LLP
Every year, Legal 500 research contacts more than 150,000 clients to access their views on the service they have received from law firms.
The table above is extracted from the 2020 survey. Research towards the 2021 edition, available this Autumn, has already begun. When completed it will be the biggest and most exhaustive study of client satisfaction ever conducted in the UK.
For more information see Legal 500 Client Service Survey 2020
North West – Number of firm rankings
Data extracted from The Legal 500 Historical Data service. Legal 500 Historical Data covers more than a decade of law firm and individual rankings globally.
Legal Market Overview
The commercial and legal centres of the North West, led by Manchester and Liverpool, are continuing to thrive on the back of the booming corporate, commercial and real estate sectors. The most prominent firms in the region include northwest stalwart Brabners, national players such as Weightmans and Hill Dickinson, and international heavyweights with strong roots in the region such as DLA Piper, Eversheds Sutherland, DWF, Pinsent Masons and Addleshaw Goddard. Manchester has recently drawn renewed attention as a result of the arrival of magic circle firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Other key markets in the region include Chester, Bolton and Preston.