Northern Ireland: TOP SCORING FIRMS: CLIENT SERVICE™
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
Northern Ireland – 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
Despite continued uncertainty over Brexit and the power-sharing impasse, the legal market in Northern Ireland has remained busy, with the real estate, construction, energy and media sectors providing rich streams of work. The legal market remains highly competitive: key players include local full-service firms Carson McDowell, Cleaver Fulton Rankin and Tughans, Dublin-headquartered firms Arthur Cox Belfast and A&L Goodbody; and UK entrants such as Pinsent Masons Belfast LLP. TLT, Eversheds Sutherland and Shoosmiths LLP, which have been building up their presence in Belfast.