Press Release

LexisNexis Announces Winners of Prestigious LexisNexis Legal Awards 2018

Addleshaw Goddard, Hogan Lovells, and Serjeants’ Inn Chambers named as winners

LONDON, 16th March 2018 – LexisNexis UK (, a leading global provider of information and analytics, today announced the winners of the LexisNexis Legal Awards 2018 (formerly known as the Halsbury’s Legal Awards), at a sparkling ceremony held at the Sheraton Grand.

These prestigious awards, presided over by a judging panel of leading figures in the legal world, celebrate the values the legal community embodies, which are prized by the profession and wider community. The awards, which were launched in 2013, were renamed in 2018 to mark the 200th anniversary of LexisNexis.

The winners were as follows:

Pro Bono Award
Refugee Legal Support Athens
Award for Diversity & Inclusion
CILEx Law School
PSL / Knowledge Award
Addleshaw Goddard (Corporate PSL team)
Award for Legal Services Innovation
Award for Legal Supplier Innovation
Legal PR / Media Comms Award
Solicitors for the Elderly (the fight for fairer probate fees)
Award for Business Development
Cripps LLP
Award for Wellbeing
Setfords Solicitors
Award for Customer Focus
Serjeants' Inn Chambers
Award for International Legal Services
Hogan Lovells
The Halsbury Award for Rule of Law
Shanta David / Unison Legal Services
Law Firm of the Year
Fenchurch Law
In House Team of the Year
Chambers of the Year
Serjeants' Inn Chambers
Legal Personality of the Year
Dana Denis-Smith
Lifetime Contribution Award
Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury

Christian Fleck, Managing Director, LexisNexis UK & Ireland, said: “The LexisNexis awards are designed to champion the truly exceptional work and contribution of the legal profession in both the industry and society. It’s the efforts of those who have won this evening, and those who were shortlisted, that make our industry so successful. Our congratulations to the winners and those shortlisted for their efforts.”

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LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of legal, regulatory and business information and analytics that help customers increase productivity, improve decision-making and outcomes, and advance the rule of law around the world. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. LexisNexis Legal & Professional, which serves customers in more than 130 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide, is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.

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