Strongly growing demand in the health and local government sectors has helped Birmingham firm Anthony Collins report the best annual performance in its 44-year-history. The firm today announced profits up 16% to £4m on revenues up 6.8% to £16.6m for the financial year 2016-17. 

Senior partner Peter Hubbard said: ’These results reflect our growing position as a leading social-purpose law firm in the UK. We have benefited from strong growth across our key sectors including housing, local government, and health and social care, along with expanding our private client practice.’

The firm employs over 260 people at its Birmingham headquarters.