Price Slater Gawne recognised as a leading firm in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners

Altrincham law firm, Price Slater Gawne is proud to announce that they have been recognised in the prominent solicitors’ directories Legal 500 (for the North West) in respect of Claimant Clinical Negligence as well as Court of Protection work, and Chambers & Partners (for Manchester and surrounding area) as a leading firm in the area of Claimant Clinical Negligence.

Within the Clinical Negligence department, Chris Gawne, Becky Jacobs and Carole Watts (for Cambridge and surrounds) have all individually been recognised and ranked in Chambers & Partners. Chris Gawne has been named as “a bright lawyer who commands respect in the market”, with Becky Jacobs being noted as an ‘Associate to watch’ who has “a supreme understanding of clinical negligence based on her experience”.

The firm’s specialist Court of Protection department, which represents individuals who lack capacity to manage their financial affairs, has been recognised as a leading firm in the North West for the category of Personal tax, trusts and probate. Tom Young, Head of Court of Protection has been recognised in the guide as “incredibly professional and yet friendly with an eye for detail”.

Both Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 analyse the experience, case loads and feedback provided by clients, counsel and professional partners when identifying firms to be ranked in their guides. Legal 500 received the following feedback from clients in relation to the service provided by the firm:

I have felt very supported by Price Slater Gawne. They have treated the claim with sensitivity and compassion. They are very experienced and responsive, and have enabled us to feel confident in a positive outcome from the very start of the process.’ – Clinical Negligence

 ‘This team really try to understand the situation from the client’s perspective and take the time to find out what is needed and why without preconconceptions. They are truly flexible and client centred in a way that puts them ahead of the competition.’ – Court of Protection

Regarding inclusion within Chambers & Partners and Legal 500, Victoria Price commented:

“We are delighted to have been identified as a leading firm in both Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

Our specialist Clinical Negligence and Court of Protection teams have a wealth of knowledge and experience and provide a first class, client focused service. They work hard to be the very best in their fields and we are thrilled that they have been recognised in these legal industry guides. They deserve it”.