Lawyers at leading York law firm celebrate double shortlisting success

Lawyers at one of York’s leading law firms are celebrating after been shortlisted in two categories at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017.

Hethertons Solicitors has been recognised by the judges in the Law Firm (1-10 Partners) category and the Employment Law category at the awards.

The shortlistings follow a rigorous judging process, which saw Hethertons Solicitors make detailed written submissions setting out the strength of the services they provide.

The prestigious awards are a highlight of the year for the region’s legal sector, celebrating the achievements of the best lawyers and law firms in Yorkshire. Making the shortlist is a recognition of the client-focused practical advice that Hethertons offers.

Simon Nellar, Director at Hethertons, said: “We are delighted to have been shortlisted in not one but two categories at the Yorkshire Legal Awards. This is wonderful recognition of our efforts to provide the very best possible service to each one of our clients.

“Our whole team is now eager to discover whether we will be winners in either of these highly competitive categories.”

Jo Yeates, Head of Employment, added: “It is wonderful that our employment services have been recognised by the judges in including our firm on the shortlist.

“This is the third year in a row that our team has been shortlisted for this award. It is a great achievement for everyone in the employment department and reflects our consistency in providing high quality advice and support to clients.”

The winners of the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017 will be announced at a glittering ceremony in Leeds on 12 October 2017.

A version of this article appeared in The Press on 28th September 2017, to read the article please click here.