A leading regional law firm, Spratt Endicott Solicitors, is celebrating success in the latest Legal 500 rankings, achieving recommendations for 10 of its specialist practice areas and acknowledgement for 26 of its lawyers.
The 2023 edition of The Legal 500, the UK’s leading guide to the best law firms and lawyers, awarded Spratt Endicott Debt Recovery practice with the highest Top Tier for another year. The Debt Recovery department works with a sizeable portfolio of regional, national, and international clients to recover commercial, consumer and international debt.
The Legal 500 is based on extensive independent research, interviews, and feedback from clients about the service they receive. It also recognises the UK’s leading lawyers, of which 26 lawyers from Spratt Endicott received specific mentions.
Individual achievers from the business included Peter Gardner, team leader of Debt Recovery, who was named as a Next Generation Partner. His Top Tier department was described as ‘informative, proactive and knowledgeable’.
Spratt Endicott’s private client team dealing in high-quality Wills, Trusts and Estate legal advice shined in this year’s guide.
Practice head, Lucy Gordon, was recognised as a leading individual, with clients describing her as ‘an excellent lawyer who will find a sensible solution to any problem and do so in the most efficient manner’.
Widely regarded for his private client legal expertise, David Endicott has been selected for ‘The Hall of Fame’ for another year.
The title of ‘Rising Stars’ for their outstanding contributions to their specialism was awarded to Catherine O’Riordan, Associate Solicitor advising SMEs and corporate businesses, plus Jennie Loynes, Association Solicitor who works in partnership with agriculture and estate clients, advising on complex rural property sales and structuring of farming businesses.
Spratt Endicott’s Managing Director, Andrew Woods, said: “This year’s Legal 500 recognises many members of our ambitious team of lawyers, including the best practitioners in individual specialist areas, who consistently demonstrate the highest quality legal expertise and personal support for our clients.
“It’s especially pleasing to see so many glowing reviews of our lawyers who are deeply dedicated to understanding our client’s needs and finding pragmatic solutions. I would like to thank all – our clients and referrers – for their wonderful feedback.”
Spratt Endicott Solicitors is a leading law firm in the heart of England with offices in Banbury and Bicester. Working with individuals and businesses, it provides a full range of high-quality legal services across several specialist practice areas, with a particular focus on complex, multidimensional interests and private wealth, property, and commercial matters.