- Do you get the rankings you deserve?
- Are you missing opportunities for recognition?
- Do you find the submissions process confusing?
- Do you feel like you could do better?
Our legal directories consultants provide the complete range of support on directory participation, from one-off queries to a full submission drafting and production service.
Whether you’re a UK or international law firm, our dedicated legal directories team can look after all your submission and rankings needs for Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners, and other legal directories.
Outsourcing the legal directories process
Outsourcing the process for your annual legal directory submissions can free up valuable marketing and fee-earning resources.
MD Communications’ dedicated Legal Directories Ranking team is made up of former legal directory editors and senior marketing managers from UK and global law firms. Our legal directory consultants have the insight and experience to make your submissions count.
Our directories toolkit, based on a well-established and proven methodology, makes the process faster, smoother and more effective. This means less pain for you and, of course, by doing everything better, higher rankings tend to follow.
We support firms in the UK, Europe, Asia, the USA and beyond, advising on process, content, interviews, organisation, PR and where to direct resources to get the best return on investment.
Delivering an effective strategy for your legal directories
Our legal directories consultants advise on the most effective legal directory submissions strategy for your firm.
Auditing your current process, identifying the best options for success, planning a roadmap to get there.
Our team prepares detailed, persuasive submissions for any market or practice area.
We drive the entire process and create all the documents – all you need to do is press ‘send’.
Review and edit existing legal directory submissions
We review and edit your existing legal directory submissions for effectiveness and focus.
Our legal directories consultants cast an expert eye over drafted documents; identifying gaps, streamlining text, applying our in-house experience.
Our team draft robust submission templates – documents that you can use to repeat your successes year after year.
Deliver powerful PR on new legal rankings
We know how to turn successful directories results into broader recognition, as part of an effective PR strategy.
Engage us to manage all of your global submissions, or ask for our advice on a single draft – we add value every time.
Our white paper
Our white paper ‘Legal directories: are they still relevant?’ is out now. It is full of insights from law firms, GCs, The Legal 500, Chambers & Partners and Who’s Who Legal.
Directories guides: how to improve your submissions
|Legal directories for firms in the UK – UK submission deadlines and research details will be announced in November so we will soon launch our comprehensive guide to UK directories. Request our UK directories guide|
|Legal directories for firms in the Middle East
UK directories covering the UAE don’t have as broad a scope in terms of practice area as the listings focused on the UK or US market. However, they offer recognition across a number of key practice areas.
Request our UAE directories guide
|Legal directories for firms in the US
The process of getting ranked isn’t complex but it can be time-consuming. Given the highly competitive nature of US directory listings, time is easily wasted.
Request our US directories guide