United Kingdom (Solicitors) Submissions

The Legal 500 United Kingdom submission process

Deadlines

The research schedule and guidelines for The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2021 edition are now below.

UK outside London deadline: 12 February 2020
London and PATMA deadline: 9 March 2020

The template documents you will need to send submissions are here:

Submission template
Referee spreadsheet

Mediator templates can be found below:

Mediator Submission template
Mediator Referee spreadsheet


Guidelines

UK regions outside London
Law firms in London

Frequently asked questions
Referees explained


Practice areas

We’re making a number of changes to the UK Solicitors guide this year, which are detailed in full below within the practice ranking list. However, to ensure that you don’t miss anything, please check our UK 2021 updated practice areas document.

Regions and practice areas we are researching for the United Kingdom 2021 include:

OFFSHORE PRACTICE AREAS

  • Guernsey
    • Banking and finance
    • Capital markets
    • Commercial property
    • Corporate and M&A
    • Dispute resolution
    • Employment
    • Insurance
    • Investment funds
    • Private client, trusts and tax
  • Isle of Man
    • Banking, finance and capital markets
    • Commercial property
    • Corporate and commercial
    • Dispute resolution
    • Employment
    • Gambling
    • Insurance and pensions
    • Private client, trusts and tax
  • Jersey
    • Banking and finance
    • Capital markets
    • Commercial property
    • Corporate and commercial
    • Dispute resolution
    • Dispute resolution: regulatory and white-collar crime
    • Employment
    • Family
    • Investment funds
    • Private client, trusts and tax

Guidelines

UK regions outside London
Law firms in London

Frequently asked questions
Referees explained