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Legal 500 recommendations announced

Schofield Sweeney has moved up two tiers in the Legal 500 directory.

Corporate and Commercial and Charities have both moved up a tier.

The firm was also recommended in the following 13 practice areas:

YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER

- Corporate and commercial
- Dispute resolution 
- Finance - Insolvency and corporate recovery 
- Human resources - Employment 
- Insurance - Professional negligence 
- Private client - Charities and not-for-profit 
- Private client - Personal tax, trusts and probate 
- Projects, energy and natural resources (including PFI) - Energy 
- Public sector - Education 
- Real estate - Commercial property 
- Real estate - Property litigation 
- Real estate - Social housing 
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) - IT and telecoms

37 lawyers are recommended in The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017 editorial 

YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER

Corporate and commercial - Corporate and commercial - Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
- Adrian Ballam
- Catherine Rhodes
- Chris Blantern
- Chris Schofield
- David Strachan
- Laura Salvati
- Luisa D’Alessandro
- Martin Sweeney
- Rob Kelly
- Steven Millward

Dispute resolution - Commercial litigation - Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire
- Alistair Kennedy
- James Staton
- Paul Cantwell
- Richard Stockdale

Finance - Insolvency and corporate recovery
- Amar Rashid
- David Arundel
- Richard Fergusson
- Zoe Oates

Human resources - Employment - Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire
- Alex Clements
- Gemma Sherbourne
- Simon Shepherd

Insurance - Professional negligence - claimant
- Alistair Kennedy
- James Staton
- Richard Stockdale

Private client - Charities and not-for-profit
- Andrew Hurst
- Simon Petchey

Private client - Personal tax, trusts and probate
- Ashley Iredale
- John Feaster
- Kanika Sohpal
- Sarah Hodkinson

Projects, energy and natural resources (including PFI) - Energy
- Adam Hastie
- Farooq Zar

Public sector - Education
- Andrew Hurst
- Helen Hirst
- Jennifer Clarke

Real estate - Commercial property - Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire
- Adam Hastie
- Darren Birkinshaw
- Dean Jowett
- Manjit Virdee
- Richard Innes
- Simon Petchey

Real estate - Property litigation
- James Staton
- Sophie Morley

Real estate - Social housing
- Andrew Hurst
- Simon Petchey

TMT (technology, media and telecoms) - IT and telecoms
- Luisa D’Alessandro
- Rosa Waters-Brown