Irwin Mitchell Shortlisted In Five Categories For 2015 Yorkshire Legal Awards

Law Firm’s Leeds And Sheffield Offices Recognised Across Range Of Areas

23.07.2015

Irwin Mitchell has revealed its delight after lawyers at its Leeds and Sheffield offices were shortlisted across five categories for the upcoming 2015 Yorkshire Legal Awards, including for the prestigious prize of Law Firm of the Year.

The national law firm has also been nominated for the second consecutive year for the Real Estate Team of the Year award and Private Client Team of the Year award, as well as being shortlisted in the Dispute Resolution (Contentious Wills, Trust and Probate) category.

David Cowgill, an associate solicitor in the Leeds-based Real Estate team, is also among the nominees for the Rising Star prize.

The Yorkshire Legal Awards is an annual event which honours excellence within the region’s legal profession and the winners of the 2015 awards will be announced at a ceremony at Leeds’s New Dock Hall on October 22nd.

News of Irwin Mitchell’s nominations has also come around a month after the firm was shortlisted in the Best Legal Market Brand and Best Trainee Recruitment Campaign categories for The Lawyer Business Leadership Awards 2015.

Jane Wright, Regional Managing Partner at Irwin Mitchell’s Leeds office, described the Yorkshire Legal Awards nominations as testament to the continued development of its regional offering.

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“As a firm established in Yorkshire, we are very proud of our roots in the region and continually work to grow both our business and personal legal services expertise in our Leeds and Sheffield offices – with the ultimate aim of achieving the best possible outcome for our clients.

“These nominations are fantastic recognition of the great strides we have made in the last 12 months but we are already hard at work assessing how we can build on this even further.

“We are delighted to be shortlisted in these categories and are now hoping there will be further good news in October.”
Jane Wright, Partner