Chambers & Partners released its renowned High Net Worth (HNW) Guide and law firm Ashfords is proud to have again been ranked in the top band for Private Wealth Law with five lawyers ranking in their respective jurisdictions - including two lawyers ranking in Band 1.
The independently researched guide identifies and ranks law firms and lawyers around the world, with the HNW Guide specifically focusing on those representing wealthy individuals and families. Ashfords’ team provides advice on estate and succession planning, as well as wills and trusts dispute and is delighted to again be recognised in this way for both Private Wealth and Private Wealth Disputes.
According to Chambers, one client said Ashfords provides clients: "with a broad range of expertise across private client matters, and are capable of dealing with a number of complex matters. The teams I have dealt with have all been very capable and knowledgeable and put clients first, which is of foremost importance" Another source added: "They have the correct balance between professionalism, understanding, and compassion for the client's point of view."
The individual lawyers recognised are listed below:
- Michael Alden– Private Wealth (Band 1)
- Robert Horsey– Private Wealth Disputes (Band 1)
- Thomas Biddick– Private Wealth (Band 2)
- Kerry Morgan-Gould- Private Wealth Disputes (Band 2)
- Barny Croft- Private Wealth Disputes (Associates to watch)
Michael Alden, Head of Ashfords’ Trusts and Estates Team, who was described in Chambers by a market insider as having "an extremely professional and compassionate approach to the difficult subject of wills and death issues" said: ““We are delighted to be recognised with a Band 1 ranking in the Chambers High Net Worth Guide for 2020. The rankings reflect Ashfords' experience and our strong offering to high net worth individuals and family businesses”