The firm retained its second-tier ranking in the "M&A: Smaller Deals up to £50 million" category, ranked alongside firms including PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal, Bryan Cave and Fox Williams. The firm was also listed in the fifth tier for the "Flotations: Small and Mid-cap" table, and was ranked in the "Commercial Property: Investment" category. Linda Crow, partner in the corporate group, was mentioned for her leadership in 2013 deal activity. Corporate Partner Melanie Wadsworth was also noted as a corporate finance specialist and key contact for the firm in the flotations category.
The Legal 500 Series analyses the capabilities of law firms across the world, assessing law firms in 106 jurisdictions. The rankings are based on a series of criteria from the feedback of 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers, as well as a team of researchers.
See Faegre Baker Daniels rankings in The Legal 500 United Kingdom.