Legal 500 UK Solicitors 2021: our Leading Firm ranking and reviews

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Our new Legal 500 UK Solicitors 2021 Rankings

After a nail-biting day waiting on results, we are delighted to announce that once again LGFL Ltd are a Leading Firm in this prestigious guide. The Legal 500 lists leading legal firms and ranks them within a geographical area, in our case, the Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40 region.

Given this is a large area with lots of family law firms, we’re thrilled that LGFL has, once again:

  • Ranked as one of just 19 Leading Firms in the region
  • Maintained Tier 3 status in Family Law for the region
  • Anne Leiper and Rita Gipta are once again Recommended Lawyers


The Rankings summary

Here’s what the Legal 500 UK 2021 Ranking summary says about us:

“Established in 2008, Leiper Gupta Family Lawyers Ltd (LGFL Ltd) has become a 'pre-eminent family law firm' in the region, according to clients. The firm is co-led by Rita Gupta and Anne Leiper; Gupta is 'loved by her clients for her calm and cool approach', while Leiper is 'a formidable lawyer who will not shy away from fighting her client's corner.' Much of the firm's work focuses on high-value divorce proceedings and Children Act matters, often with an international component.”


Glowing testimonials for LGFL Ltd

One of the key elements of any Legal 500 listing are the testimonials from professionals and clients, all researched independently by the Legal 500. This year they are quite exception, and there’s a lot of them too, which is so gratifying. Here’s just a few of them; you can read them in full on our LGFL Legal 500 profile page.

“The firm has garnered an incredible reputation for itself as a client-focused firm, attracting well-heeled clients who appreciate the significant commitment the partners provide.”

“The great strength of LGFL is its size and personality. Anne Leiper and Rita Gupta manage to keep their work on a small scale but are still capable of handling the biggest cases. In many ways they are the perfect niche firm.”

“One of the pre-eminent family law firms in the region … They are relentlessly focused on achieving the best results for their clients.”


High praise for Anne and Rita

There’s plenty of praise too for our two Directors, Anne Leiper and Rita Gupta.

“Anne Leiper is a formidable lawyer, and will not shy away from fighting her client's corner. She is very comfortable undertaking high-value finance cases, and is not afraid to give robust advice to her own clients where necessary.”

“Rita Gupta is always loved by her clients for her calm and cool approach. She is highly efficient and works with admirable economy. Far more than a safe pair of hands, she is a great solicitor.”

“Both Rita Gupta and Anne Leiper are entirely client focused. From the outset they devise a strategy designed to achieve the best result for their client whilst deploying the proper level of resources. They are both terrier-like in their tenacity to achieve success for their clients.”


Let’s hear it for for the team

We’re especially delighted this year that clients have noted the contribution of all our team as a whole.

“The team at LGFL are always very efficient …. are always pleasant and understanding during which for me is a very stressful time.”

“Everyone from the receptionists to the representation are friendly, patient and the practice …has a professional but welcoming atmosphere. It is a boutique style firm which pays attention to detail and this was why I continue to recommend them.”

“The entire team have shown me extreme civility, warmth, friendliness and efficiency. I really cannot say anything other than that I remain delighted with their service and have already recommended LGFL to various friends who are in need of reliable and honest advice.”


Come and meet us

If we sound like the legal team you’d like to help you with your divorce or any family law issue, call us. Your initial 1 hour consultation with us includes 30 minutes free, so we have time to discuss your particular circumstances in complete confidence, without feeling rushed for time.