Collyer Bristow named as a leading firm in Legal 500 2020

Firm ranked in 12 practice areas, with 4 elite ‘leading lawyers’ and 16 others recommended.



Collyer Bristow is delighted to have been ranked in the latest 2020 edition of Legal 500 UK.

Used as a reference guide by millions of people each year, the Legal 500 provides up-to-date information on law firms and lawyers from across the UK. Based upon detailed analysis of submissions and thousands of interviews with general counsels and private practice lawyers, it covers the breadth of legal practice areas, providing recommendations for both teams and individuals specialist in their fields.

Collyer Bristow LLP has been recommended in the following 12 practice areas:

  • Dispute resolution – Banking litigation
  • Dispute resolution – Commercial litigation
  • Intellectual property
  • Media and entertainment
  • Private client – Family
  • Private client – Family: mediation
  • Private client – Personal tax, trusts and probate
  • Real estate – Commercial property: corporate occupiers
  • Real estate – Commercial property: development
  • Real estate – Property finance
  • Real estate – Property litigation
  • Risk advisory – Reputation management

Four lawyers from the firm are listed in the elite “Leading lawyers”category:

In addition, 16 lawyers are also recommended within the Legal 500 editorial:

Banking & financial disputes
Janine Alexander; Robin Henry; Stephen Rosen

Dispute resolution
Janine Alexander; Jeff Roberts; Richard Viegas; Stephen Rosen; Steven Heffer

Family law
Toby Yerburgh; Philippa Dolan

Intellectual property
Charles Braithwaite; Patrick Wheeler; Tim Bamford

Real estate finance
Alex O’Connor; Rory Macpherson

Real estate disputes
Michael Grace

Reputation management
Nichola Leach; Steven Heffer

Tax, trusts and probate
Peter Daniel

The full rankings and profile for Collyer Bristow can be viewed on the Legal 500 website.