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Europe-wide Legal Directory ranking

ASA partner, Steve Berry, given top

ranking in European Chambers

 

We have been ranked in the European Chambers 2015 and

its Chairman, Steve Berry, given the top ranking for lawyers in

Europe.

 

The firm’s corporate law arm is commended for maintaining “a

proven track record in corporate transactions, including M&A, MBOs and deals with a significant real estate element”.

 

Work highlights listed for 2014-15 include advising LifeCare Residences on a £56.75m development funding package for its luxury retirement community project in Battersea, London, and acting for Eco2 on the GBP160 million sale of a straw-powered biomass plant in Lincolnshire.

 

Steve Berry is ranked in Band 1. As a notable practitioner, he is praised as "an excellent client partner with very good and wide-ranging experience" and as "very hands-on and conscientious".

 

Clients quoted in Chambers Europe praised the firm's commercial acumen, supportive service and all-round excellence: 

 

"They are really commercially minded and have been forthcoming with solutions to problems. Excellent."

 

"We work very closely with them. They are very supportive, can work to tight timescales and provide an all-round exemplary service."