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United Kingdom


Main Office Address

100 Old Hall Street


L3 9JQ
Other Offices

Primary Contact Lawyers

Gary Jones
William Sharpe

Firm Profile


Weightmans is an award winning, top 45 UK law firm with eight offices nationwide, employing more than 1,400 people. The firm has grown rapidly because of its focus on two key aspects of its business: its clients and its people.

Weightmans’ people are determined to achieve the best result for their clients. The firm monitors results to provide value that can be measured – ensuring clients come back time and time again and that it is their preferred choice of legal service provider. As such the firm recognises the importance of its people enjoying what they do. That’s why it is committed to creating a friendly and inspiring working environment, recognised as a Top Employer for thirteen years.

International Directories

Awards and Recommendations

  • Private Client Team of the Year, Manchester Legal Awards
  • Large Law Firm of the Year award, Liverpool Law Society Awards
  • Best Use of Technology, Modern Law Awards
  • Regulatory Team of the Year 2017, Manchester Legal Awards
  • Public Sector UK Firm (Regional)
  • Chambers & Partners 2016: Top Ranked in Leading Firm; Ranked in Leading Individual.
  • The Legal 500 2015: Leading Firm; Top Tier; Leading Individual.
  • Chambers & Partners 2015: Top Ranked in Leading Firm; Top Ranked in Leading Individual.
  • Top British Employer 2015: Top Employer: Weightmans LLP has once again been recognised as one of Britain's Top Employers. Organisations are assessed based on the following criteria against criteria Primary Benefits, Secondary Benefits & Working Conditions, Training & Development, Career Development, and Company Culture Management.
  • Birmingham Post Business Awards 2015.
  • Liverpool Law Society Legal Awards Regulatory Law Award winner.
  • The Legal 500 2014: Leading Firm; Top Tier; Leading Individual.
  • Top British Employer 2014.
  • British Legal Awards 2014.
  • National Apprenticeship Awards 2014: Weightmans won the Newcomer Large Employer of the Year award at the National Apprenticeship Awards that took place in September 2014. The National Apprenticeship Service supports, funds and co-ordinates the delivery of Apprenticeships and Traineeships throughout England. The awards, now in their eleventh year, invite employers to come forward and demonstrate how Apprenticeships have made a real difference to their business. And gives the opportunity to highlight the many success stories and benefits of apprenticeships.