We are delighted to announce that 12 King’s Bench Walk has been shortlisted for The Legal 500 UK 2018 awards in the following areas:

  • The Legal 500 UK Chambers of the Year: 12 King’s Bench Walk – Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence
  • The Legal 500 UK Silk of the year: Paul Russell QC – Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence

The Legal 500 United Kingdom Awards 2018 recognises and rewards the best in-house and private practice teams and individuals over the past 12 months. There are no submissions or black-tie dinners that cost thousands of pounds to attend – the awards are handed to the elite legal practitioners, based on the most comprehensive research into the UK legal market. The Legal 500 conducted over 50,000 interviews to ascertain the winners, who were invited to a free networking dinner in London to celebrate with their peers.

Over many months of thorough research, Legal 500 has conducted 70,000 interviews with in-house counsel, law firms and sets in the UK to pin-point the most capable, expert practitioners and firms operating at the top of their game across a number of different business sectors. The awards are unique in the legal industry as they recognise each element of the profession equally, representing the very best law firms, chambers, silks, in-house lawyers, business leaders and general counsel operating within the UK market.

The full list of categories is available here.

The award ceremony will take place on 22 February 2018 at The Royal Exchange, London.