In the new edition of the national and international guide to law firms, Legal 500, Harrogate firm Raworths is recognised for the high quality of its work and its outstanding commitment to client service by being recommended in six of its key practice areas. The six areas of expertise for the firm in the wide geographical area covering Leeds, West and North Yorkshire are Corporate and Commercial, Commercial Property, Dispute Resolution (Commercial Litigation), Family Law, Agriculture and Estates and Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate.
Three lawyers received particular commendation for their work including Agriculture partner William Kinread. William is amongst a team of agricultural specialists which has been established at the firm to cater for the legal requirements of those living and working in rural areas across the region. Head of Family Law, Carmelita Ardren is also recognised for her work as is Rachel Tunnicliffe who heads the Trusts, Wills and Probate team of nine at Raworths which is now the largest in the area.
Head of Corporate at Raworths, partner Simon Morris says, “This year’s Legal 500 rankings demonstrates the exceptionally high calibre of the region’s legal services so we are especially delighted to have six recommendations within the firm. Raworths is almost uniquely placed in the area to offer clients not only top notch private client and commercial services but also the depth of expertise needed to support the entrepreneurial spirit of business in our area.”