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White & Black Team Recognised in 2023 Legal Rankings
A total of 18 rankings across the firm for 2023.
Several of the White & Black’s solicitors and teams have been recognised in this year’s Legal 500 and Chambers Guide legal rankings. A brilliant year for the firm sees 18 rankings in total including Band 1 and Band 2 rankings for our Corporate team in Chambers and Legal 500 respectively and a Band 1 and Leading Individual ranking for Corporate team lead John Allen.
Partner Phil Thompson is ranked as a leading individual in Intellectual Property and IT and Telecoms along with Partner Matt Johnston. Managing Partner Victoria Wright is ranked as a leading individual in Commercial Litigation.
A huge congratulations to all our solicitors and teams for their rankings, and recognition for their excellent work over the last year.
‘A stellar team of top lawyers who have chosen to move out of London to Oxfordshire. They bring with them huge levels of experience and a pragmatic edge that is often elusive within the large firms.’
‘Matt Johnston and Victoria Wright are exceptional black letter lawyers as given, what makes then stand apart is their ability to apply this to real world problems. They do what they say they are going to do, in the time lines given and the fees estimates quoted.’
‘The team has a great capacity to understand similarities and differences between legal framework in the UK and in other jurisdictions, which makes finding common solutions for clients much easier.’
“Phil Thompson is a standout commercial lawyer, particularly in relation to technology services agreements and data protection. He produces clear advice and technically excellent work.”
Legal 500 – White & Black Rankings
IT and Telecoms – Band 1 Firm
IT and Telecoms – Phil Thompson, Leading Individual
IT and Telecoms – Matt Johnston, Leading Individual
Commercial Litigation – Band 1 Firm
Commercial Litigation – Victoria Wright, Leading Individual
Corporate and Commercial – Band 2 Firm
Corporate and Commercial – John Allen, Leading Individual
Intellectual Property – Band 2 Firm
Intellectual Property – Phil Thompson, Leading Individual
Chambers and Partners Legal Guide
Corporate/M&A – Band 1
Corporate/M&A – John Allen, Band 1
Corporate/M&A – Phil Riman, Band 2
Information Technology, Band 1
Information Technology – Matt Johnston, Band 1
Information Technology – Phil Thompson, Band 2
Intellectual Property – Band 2
Litigation – Band 3
Litigation – Victoria Wright, Band 2
Disclaimer: This article is produced for and on behalf of White & Black Limited, which is a limited liability company registered in England and Wales with registered number 06436665. It is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The contents of this article should be viewed as opinion and general guidance, and should not be treated as legal advice.