Chambers UK recognition for Howells

The professional guide to the legal sector; Chambers UK 2019 has recognised Howells Solicitors as one of the top law firms in South Yorkshire.


The guide has once again rated Howells highly in several areas across our civil and criminal defence departments.
Howells Criminal Defence department has maintained their top tier status as a no.1 firm in Sheffield and the surrounding areas.

For the sixth year running, Howells’ Medical Negligence team have been recommended. The guide is quoted saying the “noteworthy team offer a broad range of clinical negligence advice to clients”. It also notes that “Interviewees highlight the lawyers for their “strong client-driven approach to the work”.

Medical Negligence solicitor Michelle Gyte is named as a star associate, being “well regarded in the clinical negligence field. She advises on claims arising from delays in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and other conditions. She also acts on cauda equina syndrome cases and fatality claims.”

Howells Managing Partner and head of Civil Liberties, Peter Mahy is also personally recommended. Peter receives very high praise as an “eminent practitioner”across the whole of the UK for Police Law.