All entries undergo a rigorous judging process with up to five finalists in each category.

Sheree Green, Senior Associate and Court of Protection specialist at Anthony Collins Solicitors said,

“We are thrilled to have been nominated for such a prestigious award. This is recognition of the important work we do, and each of us - whatever our role within the team - makes a real difference by the way we work with patience and compassion alongside men, women and children who face difficulty and challenge, on a daily basis.”

The judging panel will choose a winner for each category and the winners will be announced at the black-tie dinner and awards ceremony on 8th September 2016 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel, London, UK.

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The spread of necrotising fasciitis
The spread of necrotising fasciitis

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Richard Handley Inquest
Richard Handley Inquest

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Recovery of fire safety costs from leaseholders
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Transforming Business
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Converting to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation
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Impact of Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill
Impact of Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill

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