Well known for its private wealth, family and property expertise, Debenhams Ottaway is again recognised in the highly regarded Chambers and Partners guide 2020, with clients commenting that “The firm provides a thorough and competent service whilst maintaining a friendly but professional local firm atmosphere. The client care and attention to detail is superb!”
Debenhams Ottaway’s highly successful family team is rated for its expertise in the field. Helen Young who leads the area is praised for “her intelligence, diplomacy, diligence, insight, compassion and understanding, and always upbeat solutions in what was sometimes a high-conflict, complex and developing situation.”
The real estate team jointly led by Ruth Boulton and Jonathan Foy is described as being “very strong on the commercial side” with clients saying, “they go out of their way and over and above for their clients”. Ruth is described as ‘first-class property lawyer” who is highly respected for “her prowess in an array of commercial property work.”
Debenhams Ottaway saw 5 of its partners recognised, Louise Attrup, Helen Young, Luke Harrison, Ruth Boulton and Jonathan Foy.
Managing partner, Susan Glenholme comments “Recognition in this highly regarded legal directory reinforces the high-level of knowledge, expertise and care our lawyers provide to our clients. The rankings are particularly rewarding as they’re based on objective client feedback and recent work. I am very proud of all the teams who have been ranked in the Chambers this year, well done to all.”
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