17 September 2015
Corker Binning is top ranked in Legal 500 2015
Corker Binning are delighted to have remained in Tier One for both ‘Crime: general’ and ‘Fraud: White collar crime’ in this year’s Legal 500 UK listings.
Peter Binning and David Corker have been named as leading individuals in ‘Fraud: white-collar crime’ and Robert Brown has been listed as a leading individual in ‘Crime: general’.
Please see below a full list of our rankings and quotes from The Legal 500:
Tier One in ‘Crime: General’
Regarded as ‘one of the top niche crime firms’, Corker Binning offers a service that is ‘second to none’. The ‘extremely talented’ practice head Robert Brown, who ‘always sees the bigger picture’, acted for a number of clients on the Leveson Inquiry.
Robert Brown is listed as a ‘Leading Individual’
Tier One in ‘Fraud: white-collar crime’
Corker Binning’s ‘top niche practice’ is praised as being ‘on a different level’. David Corker ‘has the skill and tact to deal with difficult negotiations’, and Peter Binning is an ‘outstanding tactician’ with ‘excellent client skills and judgement’. ‘Rising star’ Andrew Smith represented a former company director in relation to Operation Tabernula. Robert Brown is also recommended, for his ‘wealth of experience’.
David Corker & Peter Binning are both listed as ‘Leading Individuals’
Tier Four in ‘Professional discipline’
At Corker Binning, Andrew Smith ‘is a first-class lawyer, and very user friendly’; he leads the team, which specialises in financial crime. The Financial Reporting Council is a significant client.
A link to the full rankings, firm profile and Partner profiles can be found here.