Fifth annual Lawyer awards

THE FIFTH annual awards ceremony of The Lawyer is to be held on 25 June at Grosvenor House.

This year's panel of judges includes leading figures from the legal profession such as Clifford Chance managing partner Tony Williams, Slaughter and May partner Patrick Balfour, Shell UK's legal director Richard

Wiseman, News International company solicitor Daniel Taylor, Cherie Booth QC, Heather Hallett QC, and chairman of the Bar Council Daniel Brennan.

The awards recognise those in the legal profession who are considered leaders in their field. They include awards for best chambers, best in-house team and the best law firm, as well as awards for individuals, including legal personality of the year.