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Legal Awards Short List 2012

Tuesday, 7th February 2012

Assistant/Associate of the Year

Ligia Bob - Sydney Mitchell

Andrea Lynch - Mills & Reeve LLP

Merran Sewell - Gateley LLP

Polly Sweeney - Irwin Mitchell Solicitors

Christopher Towle - Wragge and Co LLP


Barrister of the Year

Abid Mahmood - No5 Chambers

John Randall QC - St Philips Chambers

Tariq Sadiq - St Philips Chambers

Andrew Smith - St Philips Chambers

Jeremy Weston QC - St Ives Chambers


International Lawyer of the Year

William Barker - SGH Martineau LLP

Keith Dudley - SGH Martineau LLP

Richard Goold - Wragge and Co LLP

Fabienne McAllister - Cobbetts LLP

Parmjit Singh - Eversheds LLP


Law Firm of the Year (16+ partners)

Browne Jacobson LLP

DAC Beachcroft

DLA Piper UK LLP

Irwin Mitchell Solicitors

SGH Martineau LLP

Law Firm of the Year (5-15 partners)

Buller Jeffries

DBS Law Ltd

QualitySolicitors Talbots

Thursfields LLP

Williamson & Soden


Law Firm of the Year (sole practitioner to 4 partners)

Jayne Willetts & Co

Sally Wilcock & Co

Schofield & Associates

The Community Law Partnership

TRP Solicitors


Legal Executive of the Year

Heather Bethell - Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council

Michael Brown - SGH Martineau LLP

Richard Carroll - 3 Spires Solicitors

Paul Chaplin - Robin Simon LLP

Alexandra Loxton - Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP


Partner of the Year

Derek Adamson - Buller Jeffries

Rankeshwar Batta - Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP

Lorraine Carolan - DAC Beachcroft

Richard Hull - Thomas Horton LLP

Paula Nash - Lanyon Bowdler LLP

Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year

Simon Bond - Challinors

Victoria Keers - Wragge and Co LLP

Rebecca Parker - The College of Law


Trainee Solicitor of the Year

Chaitali Desai - Weightmans LLP

Cairo Nickolls - Irwin Mitchell Solicitors

Helen Taylor - Wragge and Co LLP

Christopher Tooze - Williamson & Soden

Alexander Wild - Nicholls & Co