Photo: Emma Wakeling
BCR Law partner Emma Wakeling has been named amongst the UK’s top talent and law firms in ePrivateclient’s Top 35 under 35 for the second consecutive year.
The annual list recognises the rising stars in the private wealth sector including private client and family lawyers, accountants, trustees or residential property buying agents from across the UK and Crown dependencies.
The final list was whittled down from more than 540 nominations – an increase on the almost 500 nominations last year. ePrivateclient compiles the list following a rigorous judging process undertaken by senior members of PAM Insight’s editorial team. Factors considered during the judging process include; an individual’s achievements over the past 12 months and number of nominations received.
Emma heads the Family law and Private Client Group at BCR Law in Jersey. She advises on a wide range of private client work including divorce and financial matters, as well as issues involving children, including Public Law proceedings. Clients commend Emma for her consistent ‘commitment, drive and professionalism’.
Managing Partner David Benest commented: “We are thrilled that Emma has been recognised for this prestigious award in such a competitive field for the second year running. Being named alongside some of the UK’s top young professionals and law firms is testament to her wealth of knowledge, strong skill set and commitment to our clients. Once again, Emma thoroughly deserves this award.”