Trowers wins Law Firm of the Year

Trowers & Hamlins walked away with the prestigious Law Firm of the Year award at The Lawyer Awards last night (26 June).

Trowers’ senior partner Jonathan Adlington collected the award from comedian Marcus Brigstock, the evening’s host.

The firm was recognised for its success in recent years in developing a market-leading Middle Eastern projects-based practice and its domestic practice.

Last nights awards were The Lawyer’s biggest ever, with more than 1,500 attendees.

The event raised more than £75,000 for The Lawyer’s two chosen charities, ChildHope and the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Other winners included Paul Maher of Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw, who won partner of the year and Kirkland & Ellis, which won International Firm of the Year.

Simmons & Simmons scooped Management Team of the Year, while Blackstone Chambers picked up the Chambers of the Year award.

To find out the rest of the winners and read about their winning entries, visit www.thelawyer.com/lawyerawards.