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The Lawyer Awards is unquestionably the biggest night in the legal calendar. Check out our picture gallery: are you in it? The Lawyer Awards: pre-show minglingThe atmosphere is festive as 1,400 guests arrive The Lawyer Awards: the ceremonyRemarkably, guests became more and more effusive as the evening went on The Lawyer Awards: the winnersHow to […]

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