Thursday, September 27, 2012
Offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has heralded the results of the latest Legal 500 UK rankings, published on September 21, 2012, in which the company secured the most tier one rankings of any Channel Islands law firm.
The 2012 legal directory rankings, which include feedback from clients and peers, backed up by independent research, rate service providers based on expertise and service.
In Guernsey Mourant Ozannes achieved a tier one ranking in six out of seven categories and in Jersey the firm has a tier one ranking in all eight categories, having moved up one level in Private Clients, Trusts and Tax.
Guernsey Managing Partner Robert Shepherd said: "We are delighted to have maintained our position as the leading offshore law firm. Legal directories provide an important benchmark for the industry as they are based on independent research and client feedback. These results published in Legal 500 UK, underline our market-leading position and high levels of client service."
Jersey Managing Partner Daniel Birtwistle added: "I am delighted that Mourant Ozannes has been recognised as the only firm in Jersey with a top tier ranking in all eight categories. It is testament to the hard work of the team and our commitment to our clients."
Legal 500 has been publishing its series of directories for more than 20 years providing comprehensive worldwide coverage of legal services providers in over 100 countries.