Latimer Hinks scoops prize at Northern Law Awards 2016
The private client team at Latimer Hinks are officially the best in the region according to this year’s Northern Law Awards.
The Darlington based firm took the at the second annual ceremony at the Crowne Plaza in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Latimer Hinks CEO Anne Elliott said: “We’re absolutely thrilled to have been named the best Private Client Team in the north. It is testament to the decades spent building the team here and it is recognition of our private client work ethos.
“Many of our clients have been with us for generations. We know them and their families well, and our culture here has always been to build close and lasting relationships with our clients so we can help them through life’s milestones.”
Around 90 firms were nominated with finalists judged before the ceremony and the winners announced on the 23rd June.
Geoff Harrison, chair of judges, said: “Judging is very demanding but the whole experience is a joy. We should all be very proud to be part of a regional legal community which produces such a depth and range of excellence.”
Latimer Hinks’ 15-strong Private Client Team deals with wills, trusts and inheritance tax planning, probate, retirement planning, elderly care, buying and selling property, powers of attorney and Court of Protection Work.