Press Release
Awards and Rankings
September 18, 2015

The Legal 500 UK Recognizes Goodwin Procter for Excellence in Four Practice Areas


Goodwin Procter LLP announced today that The Legal 500 UK has recognized the firm and its attorneys for excellence in four practice areas in its 2015 edition.

The Legal 500 UK recognized Goodwin Procter for excellence in the following practice areas/categories: Real Estate: Commercial Property – General; Real estate: Commercial Property – Hotels & Leisure; Real estate: Property Finance, and Finance: Investment Funds – Private Funds.

In addition, Goodwin partner Joe Conder was named as a leading individual in the Real Estate: Commercial Property – General category, and Goodwin partner Paul Lyons was named as a leading individual in the Real Estate: Property Finance category.

More detail, including a complete listing of Goodwin Procter’s rankings, is available on The Legal 500 UK website.

The Legal 500 UK surveys and interviews clients and attorneys across the United Kingdom to determine which firms and attorneys are considered leaders in their field. Rankings assess key qualities in the legal field, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence and commitment.

Goodwin’s London office was founded in 2011. Focused initially on expanding the firm’s flagship real estate capital markets and fund formation practice in Europe, Goodwin’s London office has since expanded its London-based private equity practice, aiming to leverage and replicate the success of the firm’s U.S. team, a nationally recognized private equity legal services powerhouse.