The firm is thrilled to have been ranked in Band 3 for Family/Matrimonial: High Net Worth in Chambers and Partners HNW 2022. Chambers and Partners have 200 researchers who conduct research across 200 jurisdictions, interviewing thousands of people, professionals, and clients, to narrow down the list of highly rated law firms and professional individuals.
Chambers and Partners reported the following comment by an interviewee "They have a breadth of experience and a really deep bench. I really rate them." Another source said “They are a really knowledgeable and effective group. They are really approachable and accessible." Another interviewee told Chambers & Partners “I often refer friends and family to Burgess Mee for family matters because they run their cases incredibly well and they are really nurturing with their clients."
Founders Antonia Mee and Peter Burgess are also ranked as individuals. Chambers quote:
Antonia Mee has a practice which focuses on cross-border matrimonial finance matters. A commentator reports: "She is a very robust lawyer. She is very technically skilled, forthright and a pleasure to deal with. She is happy to fight her client's corner but is also commercial and practical." Another source says: "She's really thorough, personable and intelligent. I would certainly recommend her."
Peter Burgess is widely regarded as a specialist on high-value matrimonial finance matters. A source observes: "He is very meticulous and methodical, but at the same time he is very empathetic and easy to deal with. He is very good at dealing with the most vulnerable clients. I am always happy to refer clients to him." One commentator says: "Peter Burgess is a pleasure to deal with. He's really good with clients, he's really accessible and really collaborative."Another adds: "Peter is really fun to work with, he's really personable and very hands-on. He is an excellent lawyer; I would always happily refer a client to him."