Healys Recommended as Leading Firm in Legal 500 – UK Solicitors Guide 2021

23rd October 2020 by

Healys LLP has again been recognised as a leading firm in the latest edition of the Legal 500.

The Legal 500 directory provides comprehensive coverage on legal services providers in over 100 countries, with independent and unbiased commentary on the leading law firms.

This year Healys has been ranked in 4 practice areas, with 8 lawyers individually recommended.

For the 9th consecutive year Healys Professional Negligence department has been recommended, with 2 of the team recognised as “Recommended Lawyers”.

The Legal 500 comments:

“Healys LLP ‘compares very favourably with other larger law firms’ in advising individuals and companies on claims against a range of professions. In recent years, the practice has primarily acted against solicitors, though practice head Robert Johnson has a ‘wealth of experience’ in advising on claims involving barristers, architects, surveyors, financial advisers and accountants. David Bailey handles large group claims and fraud issues.”

The Personal Injury team also achieved a ranking for the 9th year in a row, with 3 lawyers receiving individual recognition:

“Operating from Brighton, Healys’ personal injury team has established itself as a strong local firm handling catastrophic and serious injury matters led by managing partner Dino SkinnerTrevor Henley oversees the personal injury practice and is noted for his extensive litigation expertise. The practice also has clinical negligence experience, with Jonathan Austen-Jones being the key name.”

Ranked for the last 5 years, the Healys Media department has achieved the following recommendation in the directory:

“Based across London and Brighton, Healys LLP’s media and entertainment team has a breadth of experience spanning the publishing, broadcasting, TV, film and digital media industries. Nicholas Taylor focuses on defamation, reputation management, IP and rights protection issues, while Andrew Sparrow has particular experience in commercial matters in the digital media space.”

Also for the 5th year running, the Healys Immigration department has been ranked, with the Legal 500 commenting:

“Healys LLP offers the full spectrum of visa application assistance for individual clients. Omar Shams, who has worked in the US, Egypt and the UK, heads the team. He acts for high-net-worth individuals seeking to invest in the UK, including clients in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.”

Marios Pattihis, Senior Partner, comments: “We are delighted to be ranked as a “Leading Firm” once again by the Legal 500, and hope to next year increase our recommendations in further practice areas.  I am pleased for the team who have worked so hard over the past 12 months, and congratulate them for these well-deserved accreditations.”

For more information on the Legal 500 please visit: www.legal500.com