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    Law Society Excellence Awards 2019

    The only legal awards for the profession,
    by the profession


    The Law Society Excellence Awards have been celebrating the hard work and inspirational achievements of solicitors, legal teams and firms of all sizes across England and Wales for the past 12 years.

    Nominations open until midnight on Friday 3 May 2019

    With so many awards to choose from, there’s a place for everyone to shine – don’t miss your chance to become one of our 2019 champions.

    Pick from 22 team and individual categories, including a brand new award for this year: Excellence in Access to Justice.

    We welcome nominations made on your own behalf or the behalf of others, nominations are free and there is no limit to how many categories you can enter.


    until nominations close on Friday 3 May 2019

    Dates for your diary

    • Nomination deadline:
      Friday 3 May 2019
    • Shortlist announcement:
      Monday 29 July 2019
    • Excellence Awards ceremony:
      Wednesday 23 October 2019

    Prepare your entry

    Excellence Awards winner collecting prize Write a successful nomination

    Find out how to make your entries the best they can be with category criteria, guidance and tips from our judges.

    Excellence Awards trophies Inspiration from previous years

    Get inspiration from past winning entries and hear insider tips from previous judges.

    Excellence Awards ceremony from above About the Excellence Awards

    Find answers to frequently asked questions, meet our judges and find out more about our sponsors.

    Get the recognition you deserve Nominate now


    I think it's a great way to recognise the contribution that solicitors are making to their clients but also to the enhance the standing of the profession in the community.

    Ben Foat, Post Office - Winner of Solicitor of the Year - In-house 2018

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