Wakefield Office

17 Navigation Court
Calder Park
West Yorkshire
Tel: 01924 258719
Fax: 01924 257666

London Office

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About Us - Testimonials


Hawkswell Kilvington has a track record of being an award winning firm. We have recently been shortlisted for the prestigious National Boutique Firm of the Year Award at The Lawyer Awards 2014 and in 2012 won the Regional Boutique Firm of the Year Award at The Lawyer Awards 2012.

Other recent successes include:

  • Winning Law Firm of the Year (1-10 Partners) at the Yorkshire Lawyer Awards 2011.
  • Being shortlisted for Niche Firm of the Year at The Lawyer Awards 2011.
  • Being Highly Commended at the Yorkshire Lawyer Awards 2009.
  • Winning Niche Firm of The Year at the Yorkshire Lawyer Awards 2007.


Hawkswell Kilvington is widely recognised as one of the UK’s leading construction and engineering law firms. The firm and its partners are consistently given excellent ratings by the Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 legal directories.

The firm is described by Chambers & Partners as a “well-reputed niche firm” which “understands its clients and the industries they operate in”. Clients praise the team for its well-judged support and understanding of the industries clients operate in. Clients have reported that they are “overwhelmed” by the partner attention they receive at the firm and say they are confident that the partners “have our best interests at heart”. Clients also say they are “pleasantly surprised” by the firm’s billings and “extraordinarily competitive rates“. The firm consistently draws praise from competitors, who confess “a great admiration for this wonderful niche practice” and “take their hat off” to the excellent job performed by the partners.

According to Legal 500, Hawkswell Kilvington “provides very good, prompt and thorough advice to a broad client base”.

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