Solicitors celebrates latest Legal 500 rankings

Written by: Andrew Merrell | Posted 04 October 2020 7:00

Solicitors celebrates latest Legal 500 rankings

With the annual independent guide to the sector now published those featured in the Legal 500 are rightly proud and letting everyone know. 

Cheltenham firm BPE’s corporate and the private client teams each move up one tier, with the former now in tier one and the latter in tier three. 

Seven further teams within the firm haveretained their ranking including commercial litigation and employment which remain in tier one and commercial property and IT and telecom stay in tier two. 

Outstanding individuals have been identified as Jo Bewley, head of property, and Philip Radford,head of commercial litigation have been named as leading individuals. 

Four partners have been named as ‘next generation lawyers’ - Rebecca Maxwell (commercial property), Louise Grzasko (corporate), Riyaz Jariwalla (commercial litigation) and Emma Hickson (cyber and IT). 

Senior associates John Carter in commercial litigation and Chris Aldridge in employment have also been named as ‘rising stars. 

“We are delighted with these results. It is a reflection of the expertise and talent we have at BPE and the calibre of client that we work with”, said senior partner, John Workman (pictured). 

The listings also highlighted many other team members, including Anthony Rudge (corporate), Iain Garfield (commercial), Heyma Holmes and Sarah Lee (employment), Clare Young, Peter Tyrrell and Malcolm Emery (private client).