Leading South East law firm Thomson Snell & Passmore has been recognised in the latest Chambers High Net Worth 2021 guide. The firm’s private client team is again ranked as top tier Band 1 for the region, in recognition of its consistently excellent client service. Monika Byrska, Partner in the Contentious Trusts and Probate team has also been lauded as ‘Up and Coming’ in the well-respected guide.
In addition, Claire Josef, Partner in the Residential Conveyancing team has moved up in the rankings to a Band 3 for real estate: high value residential. Rebecca Swain, Head of Conveyancing, and Nicola Plant, Head of Private Client, have also both maintained their excellent individual rankings.
These individual accolades, alongside the firm’s wider private wealth law Band 1 ranking and real estate: high value residential ranking, further cement Thomson Snell & Passmore’s position as one of the preeminent law firms in the South East for high net worth individuals.
The Chambers High Net Worth Guide publication, which is specifically aimed at the private wealth market, covers private wealth management work and related specialisms in key jurisdictions around the world, featuring in-depth editorial about the leading lawyers and law firms for wealthy individuals and families.
The private client team is referred to as: "a quality organisation," and " a professional, efficient and friendly operation."
Referencing Monika Byrska, the guide says: "She's really good, she is incredibly personable. She is always very helpful and able to make things easier for the client; she manages to make everything sound simple, even when it often isn't."
According to the guide, Claire Josef: "always goes that extra mile," and "is extremely friendly, helpful and efficient, and always looking after our best interests. It is clear that she is extremely experienced and has an in-depth knowledge of her field."
These rankings come on top of the firm’s departments being recognised in the top tier in the directory’s sister publication, Chambers UK 2020. Thomson Snell & Passmore is also recognised in The Times Best Law Firms 2021, one of only two firms in Kent to be listed.