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The Legal 500 UK 2017



United Kingdom

Fieldfisher has been ranked Tier 1 in 11 practice areas by The Legal 500 UK 2017

In the new 2017 edition of The Legal 500, European law firm Fieldfisher has been awarded a Tier 1 top ranking in 11 practice areas. It has also received new rankings in fintech and oil & gas, and promotions in 12 practice areas.

Five partners have been newly recognised as leading individuals at Fieldfisher. These are Rhys Griffiths and Rob Sheldon, while Jonathan Hofstetter and Ranjit Dhindsa are ranked for the first time as part of Fieldfisher but were ranked in previous years as part of Hill Hofstetter with which the firm merged in 2016. Richard Todd has also been recognised as he was with Mayer Brown in previous years.  In total, the firm has partners ranked as leading individuals in 32 categories.

The firm is top-ranked for:
- Commercial contracts
- Professional discipline
- Clinical negligence: claimant
- Personal injury: claimant
- Administrative and public law
- Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity
- Franchising
- IT and telecoms
- Media and entertainment
- Travel: regulatory and commercial
- Commercial litigation (Birmingham)

The Legal 500 UK is an annual directory of the leading law firms in the country.  Its rigorous research methodology includes the opinions of thousands of buyers of legal services across the country.

Fieldfisher is a European law firm with a particular focus on technology, finance & financial services and energy & natural resources.  It also has offices in Silicon Valley and new offices in Beijing and Shanghai.

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