AFR Advocates

Guernsey: 8 October 2014 - AFR Advocates' lawyers receive high praise in the UK Legal 500: 2014


AFR Advocates is proud to announce that the firm has been recommended for its market-leading  expertise in dispute resolution, commercial and banking, employment and commercial property by The UK Legal 500, 2014.

AFR’s highly skilled dispute resolution specialists have received high praise from clients and peers alike.  AFR is one of the few firms in Guernsey with three or more partners recommended by the market for handling dispute resolution matters.  Feedback includes: ‘Sharp, brilliant and creative legal mind', ‘formidable opponent' and ‘fast thinking’.  

In commercial & banking, the team has been praised for their particular expertise in multi-jurisdictional transactions, and ability to: ‘translate complex law into clear terms that are easy to understand', and ‘extremely well versed in the relevant laws'.  Four lawyers have been recommended for their expertise in this area.
 
In employment, AFR is unrivalled.  Of all law firms in the Island, AFR has the most number of partners recommended in all aspects of employment law matters. Feedback includes: ‘provide all the options', ‘highlight the consequences that could unfold', ‘cool-headed' and ‘inspires confidence'

In commercial property, clients and peers have praised AFR for its team work. The firm also has the equal most (four) lawyers recommended of all Guernsey law firms.  Feedback includes: ‘down to earth' and ‘function well as a team'.
 
Senior Partner, Mark Ferbrache, commented: “It is always pleasing to see our expertise endorsed by such a prestigious publication. We are particularly proud at the number of lawyers whose expertise has been recognised, which is a testament to the strength and depth of our team”.