Northern Law Awards

From 2015 – Current Date




Following the success of the North East Accountancy Awards, Echo launched the Northern Law Awards in June 2015. This was an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of those who work in and around the legal sector in the North of England. Now in its forth year, the event has continued to go from strength to strength and is now an established and respected event in the legal calender.

Nominations are launched in November and we’ve received some fantastic submissions from firms, individuals and businesses across the North East.The categories cover a number of areas offering a range of opportunities from New Lawyer of the Year to Outstanding Achievement, each category is judged by an expert in that field at the judging day which takes place in April.

The awards evening has been hosted by Alfie Joey from BBC Radio Newcastle for the last three years and have taken place in a prestigious North East venues including the Crowne Plaza and the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead. The 2017 awards attracted around 350 professionals from across the region and included nominations from Ward Hadaway, Square One Law, Irwin Mitchell, TLW Solicitors, Sintons, Hay & Kilner and many more.



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It was a pleasure to be involved and a fantastic event to be associated with. The organisation was exceptional and thoroughly enjoyed the night.

Overall it was one of the best events I have attended in terms of professionalism and enjoyment.

Talent, passion & commitment to delivery of outstanding legal services. A fantastic event and the North of England should feel very proud.