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Awards & Legal Rankings

Where do Freeths stand?

Going the extra mile for our clients

We love hearing “and the winner is… Freeths!” and being appreciated for the work we do. For us, the best part of being a consistent award-winner is how often we’re recognised for delivering excellent service. Finding the best solutions for our clients is at the forefront of our firm – we are focused on you.

From outstanding service and diversity, to being a great place to work, here’s what makes us stand out.

Recent awards

  • Listed in The Times Best Law Firms 2023
  • Ranked 47th in The Lawyer magazine’s Top 100 UK law firms 2022
  • Winner of Equality Trailblazer of the Year at the Chamber Business Awards 2021
  • Winner of The Lawyer Litigation Team of the Year 2020
  • Ranked 51st in the Social Mobility Employer Index 2020
  • Winner of the ‘Mental Health & Wellbeing Award’ at the UK Diversity Legal Awards 2019
  • ‘Diversity Champion’ for Stonewall – a charity supporting LGBT rights


  • Law Society Accredited by Lexcel for excellence in legal practice management and client care
  • Silver Investors in People – an award recognising workplace leadership and management
  • ISO 14001 accredited
  • ISO 27001 accredited
  • ISO 22301 accredited
  • ISO 9001 accredited
  • Cyber Essentials certified

Freeths in The Legal 500 and Chambers legal guides

We are celebrating another year of improved rankings and recommendations in the Legal 500, the official guide for the legal sector across the UK. It has also been another great year for us in the Chambers UK Guide.

  • In the Legal 500 2023 edition we are ranked Top Tier in 21 categories and Recommended in 82 practice areas. We have 12 individuals ranked in the Hall of Fame as they have received consistent praise by their clients for continued excellence and are at the pinnacle of their profession. We have 28 Elite Leading Lawyers, 22 Next Generation Partners and 24 Rising Stars.
  • In Chambers & Partners 2023 edition we are ranked Band 1 in 9 categories and ranked in 42 categories.
  • Accredited in the 2022 Legal 500 UK Green Guide for our ESG practice.

Chambers & Partners Top Ranked 2023 logo The Legal 500 2023 logo

       Cyber Essentials certified logo       ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management ISO 9001 Quality Management

  Top 75 Employer 2020 Social Mobility Foundation Logo


Client service

‘Doing the right thing’ is at the heart of Freeths. Find out more about our excellent client service and the strong set of values that guide the way we work.

Our values


Talk to us

Freeths are a leading national law firm with 12 offices across the UK. If you have a query about our services or just want to find out more, why not give us a call?

Contact: 03301 001 014

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