Bishop & Sewell is pleased to learn that the firm has been recognised for its expertise in this year’s Legal 500 2020 rankings an independent guide to the legal sector, in the following areas:
Legal 500 2020: London: Private client / Family – Tier 5
Bishop & Sewell LLP under the leadership of Louise Barretto at Bishop & Sewell LLP the team provides a full range of private family law work. It advises on a broad spread of matters from pre- and post-nuptial agreements through to cohabitation agreements and financial claims on behalf of children. Other areas include advising on private law children disputes including residence and contact as well as relocation disputes and issues over education. The team is also well-equipped to handle ‘forming families’ work such as surrogacy, fertility and adoption.
Practice head(s): Louise Barretto has also been ranked as an ‘Individual Lawyer’ in this year’s edition.
Legal 500 2020: London: Human Resources / Immigration – Tier 2
Bishop & Sewell LLP predominantly focuses on human rights and family cases, and the team also regularly advises on PBS applications for high-net-worth individuals and organisations. It regularly handles public law challenges, appeals and complex nationality cases. It offers specialist experience in cases involving international adoption and surrogacy cases, and the team is also instructed by local authorities to advise on the immigration status of children in care.
The Legal 500 Series, now in its 33rd year, is widely acknowledged as the world’s largest legal referral guide.
The Legal 500 is an independent guide and ranks law firms and lawyers across legal specialisms and geographic regions, identifying the most highly respected legal professionals in their areas of expertise. Based purely on merit, the guide is published every Autumn and is compiled using feedback from clients and peer firms.
Across all our teams, we continue to see our solicitors consistently delivering an excellent and valuable service.
Please call 020 7631 4141 to speak to one of our team today and find out how we can help you.