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Law Society Excellence Awards 2015

  • Thank you for your interest in the Law Society Excellence Awards.

    Full information will be published here by 9 March 2015, with some general information provided below in the interim.

    2015 confirmed categories


    • Excellence in Business Development
    • Excellence in Client Service
    • Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion
    • Excellence in International Legal Services
    • Excellence in Learning and Development
    • Excellence in Marketing & Communications
    • Excellence in Private Client Practice - NEW
    • Excellence in Pro Bono
    • Excellence in Technology - NEW


    • The Law Society Gazette Legal Personality of the Year
    • Human Rights Lawyer of the Year -NEW
    • Junior Lawyer of the Year
    • Solicitor Advocate of the Year
    • Solicitor of the Year (in-house)
    • Solicitor of the Year (private practice)
    • Woman Lawyer of the Year

    Key dates

    • nominations open: Monday 9 March
    • deadline for entries: Friday 5 June
    • judging takes place: mid-July
    • shortlist announced: early August
    • Excellence Awards ceremony: Thursday 22 October 2015


    The Excellence Awards ceremony will take place at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London.


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    Congratulations to the winners and highly commended for 2014.

    Photos from the awards ceremony

    Do you want to know what it's like to win an Excellence Award? Find out below by watching Uma Mehta talk about winning the Solicitor of the Year – In-house award in 2013.

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