Essex Court Chambers has won the award for Clerking/Practice Management Team of the Year in The Legal 500 UK Awards 2017, while Toby Landau QC has picked up the award for International Arbitration Silk of the Year.
The Legal 500 undertake research for these awards over many months, conducting interviews with in-house counsel, law firms and sets in the UK to pin-point the most capable, expert practitioners and firms operating across a number of different business sectors. The awards are unique in the legal industry as they recognise each element of the profession equally, representing the very best law firms, chambers, silks, in-house lawyers, business leaders and general counsel operating within the UK market.
Joint Senior Clerks David Grief and Joe Ferrigno said, “We are grateful that our team has gained the recognition we feel it deserves. All the clerks at Essex Court, senior and junior alike, work tirelessly to ensure the highest level of client service. We have been singled out for accessibility and understanding the needs of the client, and we are proud and delighted to receive this award.”
The full list of category winners is available to view here: http://www.legal500.com/assets/pages/awards/uk/2017/uk-2017-bar-winners.html