The Litigation Law Firm/Team/Lawyer of the Year honours a litigation law firm, team or an individual lawyer who has demonstrated a sense of excellence in litigation.
The criterion set out in the foregoing paragraph should be reflected in submissions and such submissions should also refer to the following:
● Significance of an achievement or achievements relevant to the category;
● Quality of legal services offered and legal expertise relevant to the category;
● Delivery of excellence in client service and effective communication with clients.
A submission in this category may (but it is not absolutely necessary to do so) focus on a single case determined since January 2019 that may be characterised as being of significance in the legal ‘landscape’ of Ireland.
Nominations for this category will be based on/in the regions and recipients of awards will be announced for each region: Dublin (incl. City and County), Leinster (excluding Dublin), Munster and Connacht/Ulster, who will then go forward for consideration for the overall national award
To nominate a firm in these categories, the principal practice office of the firm must be based within the selected region.