A PARTNER at a Portsmouth law firm has been named as one of the top lawyers in the UK.
Peter Fellows, partner at Coffin Mew, which is based at the Lakeside North Harbour Business Park, has been given a special mention in the Legal 500 list.
The rest of the team were also praised in the independent directory by their clients for excellence.
The directory reviews the country’s top lawyers from across the UK.
Victoria Walker, a partner in commercial property, is described as ‘fantastic’ and an ‘exceptional’ six-partner group led by Karen Webb is praised for its impressive expertise in development and pension property investment plus the healthcare sector.
The new guide listing follows Coffin Mew’s three recent successes in being short-listed in 2013’s Law Society’s Excellence Awards, Insolvency and Rescue Awards and Conveyancing Awards.