Carson Mcdowell Named as Regional Heavyweight in Legal 500 2015 Rankings

17 September 2015


Carson McDowell has been named as a ’Regional Heavyweight’ in the Legal 500 rankings for 2015.

The Legal 500 directory is an independent series which is widely regarded as the world’s largest legal referral guide. Over four million users visit The Legal 500 website each year, where firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit.

Published annually, the rankings are based on the independent opinions of clients and in-depth research carried out byan experienced team of editors.

Of the 14 categories reviewed Carson McDowell has been recommended in them all and ranked in the top tier for 11 in total, including Dispute Resolution, Banking and Finance, Commercial Property, Construction, Employment Law and Planning Law. Overall 24 of the firm’s lawyers received recommendations.

Michael Johnston, managing partner at Carson McDowell, who was individually named in two categories, said: “We are proud to be featured once more as a Regional Heavyweight in the Legal 500 series. We have consistently achieved top tier status for the last 7 years and 11 of our partners have been individually named as outstanding in their fields of expertise.

“This announcement comes at an exciting time for our firm when we are responding to an increase in demand from our clients as the economy continues to recover. We have been involved in major transactions in the last year, with regional, national and international clients relying on our expertise. At every opportunity we have provided our clients with a high level service which has been recognised today. We look forward to the coming year with optimism.”

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