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    Law Society Excellence Awards 2018

    The only legal awards for the profession,
    by the profession


    Celebrating excellence in 2018

    The 12th annual Excellence Awards promise to be the biggest and most impressive yet, taking place at a striking new venue – Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane, London.

    Celebrating excellence across the profession is what we do; from smaller firms, to the big city players and in-house teams - and everyone in between! Exceptional individuals are also recognised, with several categories for the brightest and best.

    Every year offers a snapshot of the inspirational and innovative work that you do every day.

    Key dates for 2018

    • Nominations close: Friday 25 May
    • Judging week: Monday 9 - Friday 13 July
    • Shortlist announced: Early August
    • Excellence Awards ceremony: Wednesday 17 October

    Why enter?

    Recognition - from peers, industry professionals and the wider legal community.

    Prestige - promote your success to existing and future clients.

    Boost morale - with recognition of your team's hard work and success stories.

    Networking - numerous opportunities to network and build connections across the profession.


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    There was much to celebrate by being regarded alongside such prominent firms.

    Lindsey Kidd - Managing Partner, Hillyer McKeown

    Submit your nomination today - enter for your chance to win ENTER TODAY

    Categories and criteria Categories and criteria

    Choose from 22 categories - please read the criteria carefully before submitting your entry

    Photos from the Excellence Awards Top tips

    You've done the hard work, now see our top tips for a successful entry

    FAQs FAQs

    Visit our frequently asked questions for any of your queries.

    Excellence Awards entry rules Entry rules

    Please read our entry rules before submitting your nomination.

    Excellence Awards 2017 case studies Hall of fame

    Check out case studies from some of our successful firms in 2017.

    Excellence Awards judges Judges

    Hear from expert judges on their experience of the 2017 awards.

    Solicitor of the Year (Private Practice) winning an Excellence Award How to enter

    Tips for preparing and submitting your nomination.

    Excellence Awards sponsors Meet our sponsors

    Those who are helping us celebrate industry stars.

    Become a sponsor - contact us for more information about sponsoring the awards APPLY NOW



    This glittering event provided a fantastic platform to launch the Volvo Partnership with The Law Society and highlight
    the alignment of our mutual values – putting customers at the heart of everything we do.

    Sarah Symcox - Strategic Partnerships Manager, Volvo UK Ltd.