Burton Copeland shortlisted for Crime Team of the Year at the Law Society’s Manchester Legal Awards 2019

ML Awards 2019

Burton Copeland are delighted to announce that they have been shortlisted again in the Category of Crime Team of the Year at the Law Society’s Manchester Legal Awards 2019.

Interviews will take place with those shortlisted next Friday 18th January 2019 and the winners will be announced at the glitzy and glamorous black tie dinner and award ceremony which will be held at the Midland Hotel on the 7th March 2019, an event which is firmly established in the legal calendar and one which recognised the skills and talent of leading law firms and individual lawyers.

We are also proud to announce that two of our staff have also been shortlisted. Jonathan Wall who won Paralegal of the Year in 2016, has been shortlisted in the category Partner of the Year, and one of our newest recruits Hannah Costley has been shortlisted in the category Paralegal of the Year.

The full line up of those shortlisted is as follows:

Shortlist Announced

Trainee/Paralegal of the Year
Dovid Black, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Hannah Costley, Burton Copeland LLP
Anjali Patel, Blackstone Solicitors
Shane Smith, Slater and Gordon Lawyers

Solicitor of the Year
Mike Caird, Squire Patton Boggs
Ruth Fairhurst, Eversheds Sutherland
Sarah Jones, Slater and Gordon Lawyers
Amanda Marsh, Irwin Mitchell

Pro Bono/Community Initiative Award
Bromleys Solicitors LLP
Hall Brown Family Law
Manchester Metropolitan University & Greater Manchester Law Centre
PSU Manchester & Manchester Metropolitan University

Law Firm Innovation
Ward Hadaway
Weightmans LLP
Wildings Solicitors

Team of the Year – Crime
Burton Copeland LLP
Clifford Johnstone & Co
Mortons Solicitors Limited
Olliers Solicitors

Team of the Year – Corporate/Commercial
Eversheds Sutherland
Weightmans LLP
Squire Patton Boggs

Team of the Year - Employment
DAC Beachcroft LLP
JMW Solicitors LLP
Eversheds Sutherland
Stephensons Solicitors LLP

Team of the Year – Family
Hall Brown
JMW Solicitors LLP
McAlister Family Law
Stowe Family Law

Team of the Year – Litigation
Brabners LLP
Eversheds Sutherland
JMW Solicitors LLP
Mills & Reeve

Team of the Year – PI/Clinical Negligence
Irwin Mitchell Solicitors LLP
JMW Solicitors LLP

Slater and Gordon Lawyers