1 King's Bench Walk (1KBW) is a leading barristers’ chambers in London, specialising in Family Law. There are 53 members of chambers and 13 Queen’s Counsel. Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 have rated 26 of our members to be ‘leading practitioners’.
1KBW is home to a large number of barristers, practicing and working for clients across the country that would be utilising a number of different devices to access information on the website. It was therefore important that the site rendered correctly across mobile phones, tablets, laptops and desktops.
Responsive web design allows a single website to cater for all visitors, without annoying redirects, duplication of content and without limiting the core content shown to mobile users. It also means you don’t need to find marketing budgets for several versions of one website.
First Internet was also tasked with making sure the website was SEO friendly and that the site continued to perform well in the SERPs thanks to an ongoing SEO campaign.
1KBW’s website was designed and developed using this responsive technology from stage one, allowing everyone to view the website with ease from any device.
As well as hosting a huge amount of important information for 1KBW's visitors, an array of content managed forms are present on the site ranging from basic contact forms through to conference booking forms and diversity surveys.
Less than a year post launch, results include:
- 20% increase in visitors.
- 26% increase in organic traffic.
- Page one rankings for important key phrases such as “family law barristers”, “family chambers London” and “London family barristers”.