Burges Salmon named Private Client Legal Team of the Year for a third time

Burges Salmon is the winner of the Legal Team of the Year – Large Firm category at the STEP Private Client Awards 2019/20

26 September 2019

Burges Salmon has been named as the winner of the 'Legal Team of the Year – Large Firm' category at the STEP Private Client Awards 2019/20.

This is the third time in five years that the team has seen success in this category.

The award reflects that the market recognises Burges Salmon’s reputation in the private wealth sector and that it competes internationally on equal terms with lawyers anywhere in the world.

The STEP Private Client Awards are seen as the hallmark of quality within the private client industry. Open globally to both STEP members and non-members, these prestigious Awards recognise and celebrate excellence among private client solicitors, accountants, barristers, bankers, trustees and financial advisors.

All entries undergo a rigorous judging process. Judges are supported by an independent panel of experts comprising internationally renowned practitioners in the wealth management arena.

Beatrice Puoti, head of Burges Salmon's Private Wealth team, says: “This is the third time that we have won this award, which is testament to the quality of our clients, the complexity of our work and the excellent client service that everyone in our team delivers day-in-day-out.

“We are simply delighted once again to receive this recognition at these prestigious private wealth sector awards.”

The winners were announced at a dinner and awards ceremony at The Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel in London on 25 September 2019.

The Burges Salmon Private Wealth team is nationally and internationally recognised for providing clear and practical legal advice to clients in the UK and abroad. The team works with a wide variety of clients including high and ultra-high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs, landowners, private banks and financial institutions, trustees and family offices, both onshore and offshore.

Key contact

Beatrice Puoti

Beatrice Puoti Partner

  • Head of Private Wealth
  • Private Client Services
  • International Tax and Trust

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