Our Awards

We are delighted to be recognised as a mould-breaking, leading law firm.

Boutique firm Tapestry Compliance Limited has seen substantial growth in the last year, both in the size of the team and the client roster. The department attracts praise for its ‘unprecedented service levels’ and ‘pragmatic and to-the-point advice’. Clients single out ‘superb’ practice head Janet Cooper and the ‘excellent’ Bob Grayson.

Legal 500

Top Tier 2019

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Chambers 2019

Top Ranked Firm

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Lawyers Worldwide Awards: Innovative Lawyers: Tapestry - UK Boutique Law Firm 2018

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The 2018 awards recognise a select number of leading professional firms around the world working both nationally and internationally in the field of their expertise.

Acquisitions International 2018 Legal Services Firm - UK

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The Legal Awards provide a comprehensive go-to resource for those seeking the truly outstanding legal professionals from around the world, who go the extra mile to get the job done in style.

ACQ5 Global Awards 2018

EU - Executive Remuneration Firm of the Year


ACQ Global Awards [...celebrate] achievement, innovation and brilliance in their annual awards. .... most importantly, our award winners are chosen by the industry itself.

International Advisory Experts Awards: Global Executive and Employee Share Firm of the Year 2018

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This award recognises our success over the last 12 months and is especially prized as it is earned following recommendations by our peers.

M&A Today: Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2018

MandA Global Awards 2018


Tapestry has been recognised for the M&A work we have been involved with, including the Worldpay takeover by Vantiv. We have an experienced team who have been working on the share plan aspects of many corporate actions over the last couple of years.

Acquisition International: Global Excellence Award

UK's Leading Advisor - Employee & Executive Share Plans 2017

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Tapestry is delighted that Hannah Needle FGE has been recognised with this award. Hannah advises many of our global clients on their executive and employee share plans. 

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2017


Outstanding International Growth


Tapestry has won The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise - the UK’s most prestigious business awards to celebrate and encourage business excellence in the UK. Tapestry won the award for Outstanding International Growth having achieved significant growth in overseas sales over the last three years.

Hannah Needle FGE Tax Lawyer of the Year!

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recognising Hannah's commitment and abilities as a lawyer


Hannah has been recognised by Women in Law as the Tax Lawyer of the Year 2017 for the work she has been doing in her specialist area of employee and executive share plans.

Janet Cooper awarded OBE in Queen’s New Year’s Honour’s List 2017

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Services to equality, women's empowerment and employee share ownership

Janet has been recognised for being at the leading edge of developing employee share ownership, as well as supporting women's and human rights throughout her career.

Sarah Ferguson Lawyer Monthly - Business Lawyer of the Year UK - 2017

Sarah Ferguson

market experience and commercial acumen


Sarah has a strong legal and tax background, and works on matters ranging from executive share plan queries to UK tax-advantaged plans and employee benefit trust issues.

Global Awards Corporate Live Wire 2017

Best in Executive Incentive Law Services


Global Award Corporate Live Wire 2017

The Legal 500

UK Top Tier 2016


unprecedented service levels and pragmatic and to-the-point advice


Boutique firm Tapestry Compliance LLP has seen substantial growth in the last year, both in the size of the team and the client roster. The department attracts praise for its ‘unprecedented service levels’ and ‘pragmatic and to-the-point advice’. Clients single out ‘superb’ practice head Janet Cooper and the ‘excellent’ Bob Grayson.

Yorkshire Post Business Excellence Award 2015


making waves in the legal world

Tapestry was described as ‘making waves in the legal world’ and commended for the dynamic practice we have developed, as well as the jobs we have created in Yorkshire.

British Legal Awards - Best Specialist Law Firm 2016


Tapestry's stellar clients, strong growth and commitment to corporate responsibility

Tapestry impressed the judges with its revenue growth, ‘enviable’ client list and genuine support for CSR.

Legal Business Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2016


‘smart’, ‘efficient’ and ‘proving very popular with significant clients’ as well as ‘the go-to choice for referrals from some of the strongest global law firms’.

Targeted at firms which have performed exceptionally in terms of rapidly establishing themselves, approaching its chosen market creatively and effectively competing against far larger competition.

ACQ 5 (an M&A journal) Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2016

ACQ5 Global Award 2016

best of breed in the industry

The 2016 ACQ5 Global Award winners represent the best of breed in the industry and have earned these honours by standing out in a group of very impressive finalists.

The Lawyer Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2015



Tapestry was recognised for the innovation we have brought to the sector and how we work, by north-shoring our office and through the use of technology.

Legal 500 HR Law Firm of the Year 2015


Tapestry sets the benchmark in terms of industry knowledge.