Legal Directory Citations:
The legal directories have for many years recognised Simon as one of the leading practioners in his area. This recognition is based on feedback from clients and peers within the legal market.
We set out below the feedback from clients and competitors that has quoted in the legal directories in the last few years.
The comments continually emphasise the practical effectiveness of Simon's legal advice, based on his knowledge/understanding and his awareness of the commerical bigger picture (plus his rare specialist expertise in industrial relations issues which sets him apart from his peers.)
"Simon Ost is 'immensely experienced'" - Legal 500, 2016
"Simon Ost 'consistently offers easy to understand advice to help balance legal risk against commercial impact when making decisions'" - Chambers & Partners, 2016
"Simon Ost 'gets under the skin of the business, understands the nuances very quickly'" - Legal 500, 2015
"Simon Ost is 'extremely knowledable'" - Legal 500, 2014
"Clients appreciate Simon Ost's attention to detail, understanding of litigation and comment favourably on his commercial insight" - Chambers & Partners, 2014
"Simon Ost's advice 'achieves the rare combination of being legally, commercially, and practically effective'" - Legal 500, 2013
"Simon Ost is 'exceptionally sharp and knowledgeable'" - Chambers & Partners, 2013
"Simon Ost 'helps clients to see the bigger picture' and is 'always responsive'" - Legal 500, 2012
"Simon Ost 'specialises in industrial relations and union law'" - Chambers & Partners, 2011
"Simon Ost 'provides sensible advice'" - Chambers & Partners, 2010
Simon Ost is 'recommended for trade union matters'" - Legal 500, 2009
"Simon Ost provides 'practical, pragmatic expertise' - Chambers & Partners, 2009