“Hedley May have a deep knowledge of the legal profession and its people. They deliver excellent results for their clients with a level of personal service and insight which is rare. We have been delighted with the work they have done for us.”

General Counsel
FTSE 20

Hedley May is defined by the core values we have chosen for our firm - Excellence, Courage and Empathy.

By Excellence we mean

  • the quality of our knowledge and the diligence we apply to bring solutions to our client
  • the professionalism with which we deliver commercial, accurate and valuable advice
  • the dedicated, bespoke and confidential nature of our service

By Courage we mean

  • the tenacity and energy we commit to our clients' interests and reputation
  • the versatility, innovation and imagination we employ to test “accepted wisdom”
  • the confidence to challenge in pursuit of the most positive long-term outcome

By Empathy we mean

  • the honesty to communicate openly but with sensitivity and understanding
  • the care we take in building relationships with all with whom we interact
  • the commitment and loyalty to our client and the level of respect this entails

  • We strive to live these values in all our interactions with clients, candidates, contacts and colleagues.