The comments below are taken from The Legal 500. The Legal 500 is a clients guide to the best law firms, lawyers and solicitors.
Stephensons Solicitors LLP ‘has a longstanding commitment to assisting tenants in some of the poorest communities in the region’. Joanne Ellis heads the department. Solicitor Kate Hancock ‘is focused on the task in hand, and committed to effective representation’. (2015)
Stephensons Solicitors LLP is ‘very committed, its service highly accessible to vulnerable clients'. Joanne Ellis leads the team, which acts for both tenants and local authorities. (2014)
Stephensons Solicitors LLP advises tenants and local authorities on the full range of housing matters. Joanne Murray heads the team. (2013)
Stephensons Solicitors LLP's Joanne Murray is 'patient and extremely experienced' on tenant rights issues. The practice handles disputes for both local authorities and tenants. (2012)
Stephensons Solicitors LLP has been increasingly active defending tenants in possession proceedings. (2011)
Stephensons Solicitors LLP is also recommended for tenants’ rights work. (2010)
Stephensons handles social housing litigation from its St Helens office, where Manchester City Council is a client. (2006)