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We excel in Legal 500 UK Bar 2022 results

Outer Temple is delighted to announce that we are again ranked as a leading set across 8 practice areas in the 2022 edition of Legal 500 UK. Outer Temple now has 124 individual barrister rankings in this directory, including 43 individual promotions and 20 new entries this year.

The recently announced Legal 500 UK results has yet again ranked Outer Temple as one of the best in Clinical Negligence, Employment, Financial Services Regulation, Pensions, Personal Injury, Professional Discipline and Professional Negligence work. We are also delighted to announce our promotion to Tier 1 for Travel Law.

In Clinical Negligence, Outer Temple were described as “going from strength to strength with a good offering of clinical negligence practitioners at leading and junior level‘” with the team being regarded as “particularly strong at silk level.”

In Personal Injury we are regarded as a “rich bed of expertise and knowledge”, having “attracted exceptional talent that can handle both claimant and defendant work” and now fielding “some heavyweight silks, some very promising juniors and everything in between.” Clients fed back that Outer Temple is “valued particularly for its expertise in a wide range of sub-specialities, and is a go-to for ‘anything slightly out of the ordinary as it is anticipated that they have the exact expertise required.”

Our Employment Team were lauded for being “consistently involved in some of the most legally significant and high-value employment work at the Bar, including before the Supreme Court.”

In Financial Services, we are praised for having “a top-notch reputation” with “many members handling work at the interplay between financial services regulation, crime and civil fraud.” Clients fed back that “whenever additional expertise is required, Outer Temple has a specialist who can provide it. All the barristers I have worked with are extremely responsive.”

Our Pensions Team were described as a “highly regarded set with a number of leading lights. One of the few sets with strength in depth in pensions disputes.”

Our Professional Negligence members were praised for being “regularly instructed in negligence cases concerning actuaries, accountants, barristers and solicitors in a range of industries, with a particular bright spot in the pensions space.”

Our Disciplinary and Regulatory Team were noted for being “well versed in handling professional disciplinary cases from the healthcare, financial services and legal sectors.”

Our Travel Team were noted for containing “leaders in international personal injury law” and for having “great depth and breadth of expertise.”

Our practice management team were praised for being “first rate – very helpful and responsive” with the editorial lauding the clerks for offering “an impeccably high level of service; they are approachable, friendly and nothing is too much trouble.”

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate members and thank all our clients for their continued support and feedback provided to Legal 500.

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Our full list of rankings and editorial is available to read on the our Legal 500 profile.

News 16 Oct, 2021

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