The Law Book of the Year Award will honour and recognise the excellence by an author or authors of a book published during the calendar year 2016 which the judging panel recognise as making a significant contribution to Irish jurisprudence/ law/legal practice. The award-winning book may be written by a legal practitioner or academic.
Sponsored by Bloomsburry Professional The Law Student of the Year Award 2017 will recognise and celebrate the academic legal achievements and other overall achievements of a student studying law in a third level college or university during 2016. A law student who graduated in 2016 is also eligible to be considered for this award. A [...]
The Law School of the Year Award for 2017 honours a law school in Ireland that is regarded by the judges as having demonstrated during the year under review a significant degree of excellence in the teaching of the law.
The Service Provider of the Year Award honours an outstanding provider of services who is accepted as having demonstrated excellence in the provision of services to the legal profession in 2016. The criteria which the judging panel will consider, which are not in any sense to be considered absolute or exhaustive, include the following: Quality [...]
The Excellence in Client Services Award 2017 honours a firm of solicitors who have implemented a programme, or an initiative which, in the opinion of the judges, demonstrates a positive, pragmatic and/or worthy striving towards excellence in client services or otherwise impressed the judges with a degree of excellence in client services which calls for [...]
Sponsored by The Irish Language Practitioner of the Year Award will honour a legal practitioner who has demonstrated a mastery of the Irish language in the provision of legal services at any level. Beidh ceiliúradh againn don dlíodóir atá gníomhach i saol agus i ngluaiseacht na Gaeilge – maidir leis an dlí.
The Excellence in Marketing and Communication Award for 2017 honours a firm of solicitors who have deployed a marketing programme and/or a programme of communication with clients and/or prospective clients which was perceived by the judges to reflect positively on the legal profession in Ireland and to have a positive effect on the solicitors’ firm [...]
The judging panel may nominate a person for a Special Merit Award. The recipient of such an award will have made a significant and noteworthy contribution to the law that deserves to be celebrated. The achievements of such a recipient - celebrated by the Special Merit Award - are not easily categorised under an existing [...]
Sponsored by ENKI The Property, Planning, Probate Team/Lawyer of the Year Award will honour a law firm, a team within a law firm, or an individual lawyer who has demonstrated a sense of excellence in the provision of legal services relating to a property or property matters during 2016. The criteria, where relevant and appropriate, [...]
The Legal Executive of the Year Award honours a legal executive who has demonstrated a sense of excellence in the provision of legal services in 2016.