Liverpool Law Society reveals winners

Around 400 members of Liverpool’s legal profession gathered at the Rum Warehouse for the Liverpool Law Society’s annual dinner and awards. Tony McDonough Reports

Winners of the Liverpool Law Society Awards 2022

The Liverpool Law Society has announced the winners of its annual awards at a black-tie dinner at the Rum Warehouse in the northern docks.

Around 400 guests from Liverpool’s legal profession gathered for the event. They heard from guest speaker Lord Burrows, Supreme Court Justice, who was educated at Knowsley. He gave a fascinating speech about his career in law.

Eight prizes were awarded during the ceremony. president of Liverpool BarSteven Zdolyny, said, “Congratulations to all of our shortlisted winners and nominees.

“We are extremely proud to come together as the local legal community to celebrate the successes of some of the best talent the legal profession has to offer. »

The winners of the 2022 Liverpool Law Society Legal Awards are:

  • Law Firm Award (100+ Employees) – Morecrofts Solicitors
  • Law Firm Award (1-99 employees) – Astraea Linskills
  • Outstanding Team Award (Litigation) – Provenio Litigation
  • Outstanding Team Award (Non-Litigation) – In-house Legal Solutions
  • Outstanding Lawyer Award – Paul Lunt of Brabners
  • Rachel Stalker from Legal
  • Counseling Center at Liverpool John Moores University
  • Rising Star Award – Bella Tait of Unit Chambers

Alison Lobb, Managing Partner of Morecrofts Solicitors, said: “The fact that this is our first year in the large firm category makes our success all the more enjoyable.

“Over the past year, we have worked hard to maintain our upward momentum and attract new clients and talent to the firm. This has resulted in growth in all areas of our business and allowed us to invest more in our people.

“I congratulate all members of the Morecrofts family and thank them for their continued efforts to ensure that our practice remains one of the best in the region.”

And Astraea Linskills Managing Director John-Paul Dennis also said: “Winning the Law Firm of the Year award is a fantastic accolade for Astraea Linskills.

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“It’s a testament to the incredibly hard work our entire team has put in through some of the toughest times. We are a growing practice and this recognition is something we are very grateful to receive.

There was also a collection for the charity Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital. Sponsors for the evening included Advanced, Frenkel Topping Group, Index PI, Konsileo, Landmark Information and the University of Law.