31 Dec 2012

Clients rank us top City firm for relationships in independent poll


Every year for the past nine years, Legal Week Intelligence has carried out an independent survey of clients' satisfaction with their law firms.

In 2012, over 1,200 heads of legal and directors at European and Asian companies responded to the survey. The results were published in the Client Satisfaction Report 2012 at the end of December.

Stephenson Harwood scored the highest of any firm in the City of London category for 'personal/partner relationships'. Stephenson Harwood was ranked 5th highest overall in our category.

Asked what most impressed them about the firm, clients responded with the following observations:

  • "They give me the feeling that they are thinking together with me"
  • "They get the job done"
  • "Impressive, knowledgeable, responsive"

The excellence of Stephenson Harwood's work has been recognised in 2012 in several awards, including: Asset and corporate finance deal of the year - Asian Legal Business awards; Litigation Team of the Year - The Lawyer awards; Litigation and Regulatory Firm of the Year - British Legal awards; Hong Kong Firm of the Year – ILO Client Choice; Corporate M&A listing for 'China Foreign Law Firms' - Asia Legal Business.



Andrew Rieley
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