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The two main UK legal industry directories published their results this week and asb law's legal teams and individuals have been recognised for their specialist expertise across a number of categories.

The directories provide an independent review of all UK law firms and results are based on activities undertaken in 2017. 

Highlights include:

LEGAL 500 UK 2018 - published on 29 October 2018

No less than 39 asb lawyers* are recommended for their specialist expertise in Legal 500, including particular acknowledgement for:


  • Francis Lacy Scott – Personal injury – claimant, South East (Legal 500)
  • Claire Williams – Banking & finance, South East (Legal 500)


  • Daniel Tozer – Banking and finance, South East  (Legal 500)
  • Daniel James – Aviation, South East (Legal 500)
  • Simon Amos – Aviation, South East (Legal 500)

asb law’s Aviation and Personal Injury: Claimant teams maintained a top tier ranking across the south east.

At a national level, the firm is recognised with a UK-wide rankings for our specialist services relating to Court of Protection and Aviation.

Full results can be viewed at the Legal 500 website:

* Congratulations to the lawyers recommended - there are so many - listed at the foot of this article.

CHAMBERS & PARTNERS UK 2019 published on 1 November 2018

12 asb law people are individually recognised in Chambers & Partners, including:


  • Francis Lacy Scott – Personal injury – claimant, Crawley and surrounds and Kent (Chambers)
  • Jonathan Clement – Personal injury – claimant, Crawley and surrounds and Kent (Chambers)
  • Helen Mead – Corporate M&A, The South (Chambers)


  • Simon Amos – Aviation: Dispute Resolution, UK-wide (Chambers)

asb law teams received top rankings for Private Wealth Law (in HNW directory) and Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant.

Full results can be viewed at the Chambers website:

Congratulations to all our recommended individuals!

Legal 500 UK 2018:

  • Abigail Maino, Employment
  • Alina Nosek, Aviation and Aviation UK
  • Andrew Clinton, IT
  • Andrew Frake, Dispute Resolution
  • Anna Scales, Family 
  • Chris Worthington, Commercial property
  • Claire Williams, Corporate M&A
  • Daniel James, Aviation
  • Daniel Tozer, Corporate M&A
  • Debbie Venn, IT and IP
  • Dominique Parker, Personal Injury: Claimant
  • Eleanor Gadd, Personal tax, trusts & probate
  • Ellen Lambert, Family and Personal tax, trusts & probate 
  • Francis Lacy Scott, Personal Injury: Claimant
  • Gail Brooks, Family
  • Glen Miles, Court of Protection and Personal tax, trusts & probate
  • Helen Mead, Corporate M&A and Travel
  • Ian Greenfield, Real Estate
  • Jackie Judd, Family 
  • Jonathan Cavell, Commercial property
  • Jonathan Clement, Personal Injury: Claimant
  • Jonathan Stevens, Dispute Resolution
  • Lana Fodor, Personal tax, trusts & probate
  • Lyndsey Ratcliffe, Dispute Resolution and IT
  • Nicola Billen, Dispute Resolution and IP
  • Nigel Wigin, Commercial property
  • Nikki Ashfield, Corporate M&A
  • Paul Lambdin, Employment
  • Rebecca Jorgensen, Employment
  • Russell Bell, Corporate M&A
  • Saleema Brohi, Aviation
  • Sarah Ovenden, Commercial property
  • Shaun Kelly, Banking & Finance
  • Simon Amos, Aviation and Aviation UK
  • Sophia Akram, Employment
  • Stella Mullane, Court of Protection
  • Stephen Smith, Family
  • Tim Brymer, Aviation and Aviation UK
  • Victoria Hubbert, Personal Injury: Claimant

Chambers & Partners UK 2019, particular recognition for:

  • Associate to watch: Simon Amos Aviation
  • Claire Williams: Notable practitioner Banking & Finance
  • Russell Bell: Senior Statespeople Corporate M&A
  • Helen Mead: Band 1 Corporate M&A
  • Claire Williams: Band 3 Corporate M&A
  • Rebecca Jorgensen: Associate to watch Employment
  • Debbie Venn: Recognised practitioner IT
  • Lyndsey Ratcliffe: Band 3 Dispute Resolution
  • Francis Lacy Scott: Band 1 Personal Injury: Claimant
  • Ellen Lambert: Band 2 Private Wealth
  • Ian Greenfield: Band 3 Real Estate
  • Helen Mead: Notable practitioner Corporate M&A
  • Abigail Maino: Associate to watch Employment
  • Nicola Billen: Up and coming Dispute Resolution
  • Andrew Frake: Up and coming Dispute Resolution
  • Jonathan Cavell: Band 3 Real Estate
  • Nigel Wigin: Band 4  Real Estate
  • Jonathan Clement: Band 1 Personal Injury: Claimant

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