Our values

The heart of everything we do

Our values are important to us and are at the heart of the way we interact with each other and with our clients. These values explain who we are and what we are about. They reflect our ambition to make a difference to the people we work with and the clients we represent.

We collaborate for excellence

  • We understand that exceptional outcomes for clients happen when we work as a team
  • We build strong, long lasting relationships based on respect and trust
  • We are invested in each other's success, making time to share expertise and knowledge
  • Pulling on our diverse strengths enables us to be open to new ideas and future possibilities

We are driven by what really matters

  • We make decisions with integrity, demonstrating a clear desire to do the right thing
  • We take pride in our commerciality; knowing our client’s business well enables us to consistently deliver quality outcomes
  • We make the time to find out what is important to our colleagues and our clients
  • We set high standards for ourselves, taking pride in consistently acting with respect, empathy and professionalism

We support every person to achieve

  • We go the extra mile to provide support and to help each other, with the best outcomes for clients at the front of our minds
  • We create opportunities for the development and growth of all of our people
  • Forsters is a place to belong and to feel valued for who you are and your unique personality, skills and interests
  • Every client is different so we work in a bespoke way, supporting them to achieve successful outcomes

We take happiness seriously

  • We know that a friendly, respectful and flexible working environment results in exceptional performance
  • We proactively work together because we enjoy solving complex and challenging problems in partnership
  • We take responsibility for our own wellbeing and performance
  • We are committed to our clients being delighted with the service they get from us

"Real depth of experience in art and cultural sector particularly in the context of country house collections and heritage assets."
The Legal 500 UK, 2022